Definitions for championshipˈtʃæm pi ənˌʃɪp

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

cham•pi•on•shipˈtʃæm pi ənˌʃɪp(n.)

  1. the distinction or condition of being a champion.

  2. advocacy or defense:

    championship of the underdog.

  3. a contest to determine a champion.

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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"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. championship(noun)ˈtʃæm pi ənˌʃɪp

    a final competition for the top position in a particular sport

    the world motor racing championship


  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


  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

Translations for championship

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a contest held to decide who is the champion

The tennis championship will be decided this afternoon.

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