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no contest

noun, Law.
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Examples from the web for no contest
  • If you haven't heard the horrible news, there is no contest this year.
  • And when it comes to operational efficiency, there is no contest at all.
  • When you think about it, there's really no contest between digital and human spectacles.
  • He later pleaded no contest to vehicular manslaughter, driving without a license, and failing to stop at the scene of a crash.
  • It is no contest: the animated characters come out on top.
  • The next month he pleaded no contest to the misdemeanor.
  • Pleas overruling his motion to withdraw his no contest plea and his motion for post-conviction relief.
  • If they plead guilty or no contest, a trial is not necessary.
Contemporary definitions for no contest
noun

nolo contendere

Word Origin

1876-1926

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