no contest


no contest
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.

Wikipedia foundation.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • contest — con·test 1 /kən test/ vt: to dispute or challenge through legal procedures contest a will con·test 2 / kän ˌtest/ n: a challenge brought through formal or legal procedures boundary controversies or other contest s between states Felix… …   Law dictionary

  • Contest mobility — refers to system of social mobility in which all individuals are seen as participants in a race where elite status is the end goal and the contest is an open one. The idea is also sometimes referred to as tournament mobility. This serves in… …   Wikipedia

  • Contest (novel) — Contest   …   Wikipedia

  • contest — vb 1 *compete, contend Analogous words: struggle, strive, endeavor (see ATTEMPT): fight, battle (see CONTEND) 2 *resist, withstand, oppose, fight, combat, conflict, antagonize contest n Contest, conflict, combat, fight, affray, fray …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Contest of Champions II — Cover of trade paperback for Contest of Champions II (1999). Art by Michael Ryan. Publication information …   Wikipedia

  • Contest Searchlight — Genre Comedy Created by Jim Serpico Starring Denis Leary Lenny Clarke Country of origin …   Wikipedia

  • Contest (Bottom episode) — Contest Episode no. Series One Episode 003 Directed by Ed Bye Written by Ade Edmondson Rik Mayall Produced by …   Wikipedia

  • Contest (Mayenne) — Contest …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Contest — Con test, n. 1. Earnest dispute; strife in argument; controversy; debate; altercation. [1913 Webster] Leave all noisy contests, all immodest clamors and brawling language. I. Watts. [1913 Webster] 2. Earnest struggle for superiority, victory,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • contest — [n1] competition challenge, concours, discussion, game, match, meet, meeting, proving, rencounter, sport, testing, tournament, trial, trying; concepts 92,363 contest [n2] fight, struggle action, affray, altercation, battle, battle royal*, beef*,… …   New thesaurus

  • contest — ► NOUN 1) an event in which people compete for supremacy. 2) a dispute or conflict. ► VERB 1) compete to attain (a position of power). 2) take part in (a competition or election). 3) challenge or dispute. ● …   English terms dictionary


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.