GOP presidential front-runner Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpPompeo changes staff for Russia meeting after concerns raised about top negotiator's ties: report House unravels with rise of 'Les Enfants Terrible' Ben Carson: Trump is not a racist and his comments were not racist MORE on Tuesday threw cold water on the possibility of Republicans holding a brokered convention in the event he does not lock up the necessary number of delegates to secure the nomination.

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"Yeah, I sort of do," Trump said on "Fox and Friends" when asked if he thought it was wrong to have the contested convention if he's leading in the delegate count but fails to reach the required 1,237 delegates.

"I think that whoever is leading at the end should sort of get it. That's the way that democracy works," Trump said on the program.

"I don't know that that's going to happen. But I'll tell you, there are going to be a lot of people that will be very upset if that doesn't happen," Trump said. "I think that would be pretty unfair."

Rivals Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioTrump administration denies temporary immigrant status to Venezuelans in US Colombian official urges more help for Venezuelan migrants Lawmakers introduce bill to block U.S. companies from doing business with Huawei MORE, John Kasich and Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzGoogle official denies allegations of ties to China The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by JUUL Labs - House to vote to condemn Trump tweet Cruz in 2016 said 'something fundamentally wrong' with Christians who back Trump: book MORE are looking to rack up delegates in several states and keep him behold the delegate threshold, forcing a brokered convention in July.

Rubio and Kasich are looking at picking up wins in their home states of Florida and Ohio, which hold winner-take-all contests on March 15.

Trump argued Tuesday that he has brought millions of new voters into the Republican Party, pointing to record turnout in early voting states.

"There's life now in the Republican party," Trump said.

"It bothers me in the sense that it's really not fair," the businessman said of Republican efforts to deny him support with millions of dollars in attack ads.