no contest

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Calque of Latin nolō contendere (I don't want to contest).

NounEdit

no contest (uncountable)

  1. (US, law) A plea in a criminal case which means that the defendant admits no guilt but is no longer contesting the charges brought against him/her.
    Synonym: nolo contendere
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InterjectionEdit

no contest

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