What does championship mean?

Definitions for championshipˈtʃæm pi ənˌʃɪp

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word championship.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. championship, title(noun)

    the status of being a champion

    "he held the title for two years"

  2. championship(noun)

    a competition at which a champion is chosen

  3. backing, backup, championship, patronage(noun)

    the act of providing approval and support

    "his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives"

Wiktionary

  1. championship(Noun)

    A competition to determine a champion, especially the final of a series of competitions.

  2. championship(Noun)

    The position of champion, or winner.

  3. championship(Noun)

    Defense or support of some cause.

    His championship of civil rights eventually bore fruit.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Championship(noun)

    state of being champion; leadership; supremacy

Freebase

  1. Championship

    In sport, a championship is a competition in which the aim is to decide which individual or team is the champion.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'championship' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2895

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'championship' in Nouns Frequency: #938

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of championship in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of championship in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Duffy Daugherty:

    When your are playing for the national championship, it's not a matter of life or death. It's more important than that.

  2. Carolynn Hoy:

    There could be an Indian championship, a Malaysian championship and they will be self-contained but with the same format.

  3. Richard Dawkings:, "The Selfish Gene":

    Personally I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world [chess] championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility.

  4. The WBO:

    The WBO World Championship Committee is allowed no other alternative but to cease to recognize Mr. Floyd Mayweather, Jr. as the WBO Welterweight Champion of the World and vacate his title, for failing to comply with our WBO Regulations of World Championship Contests.

  5. American Spieth:

    I'm excited to be back here... any time you're in a World Golf Championship, World Golf Championship's World Golf Championship, smaller field this year, and some of the guys are over in France, but still, it's such a challenging golf course, one that looks like it's going to firm up, which I liked last year.

Images & Illustrations of championship


Translations for championship

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for championship »

Translation

Find a translation for the championship definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these championship definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"championship." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 28 Apr. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/championship>.

Are we missing a good definition for championship? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for championship:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.