the status of being a champion
"he held the title for two years"
a competition at which a champion is chosen
backing, backup, championship, patronage(noun)
the act of providing approval and support
"his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives"
A competition to determine a champion, especially the final of a series of competitions.
The position of champion, or winner.
Defense or support of some cause.
His championship of civil rights eventually bore fruit.
state of being champion; leadership; supremacy
In sport, a championship is a competition in which the aim is to decide which individual or team is the champion.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'championship' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2895
Rank popularity for the word 'championship' in Nouns Frequency: #938
The numerical value of championship in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of championship in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
When your are playing for the national championship, it's not a matter of life or death. It's more important than that.
There could be an Indian championship, a Malaysian championship and they will be self-contained but with the same format.
Personally I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world [chess] championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility.
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.
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.
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Translations for championship
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- campionatCatalan, Valencian
- ĉampionado, ĉampionecoEsperanto
- loppuottelu, mestaruusottelu, mestaruus, mestaruuskilpailuFinnish
- championne, champion, championnatFrench
- ceannas, craobhIrish
- championeso, championokonkursoIdo
- 優勝, チャンピオンシップ, 選手権, 王座Japanese
- 선수권 대회Korean
- campioană, campion, campionatRomanian
- чемпиона́т, зва́ние чемпио́на, пе́рвенствоRussian
- prvenstvo, првенствоSerbo-Croatian
- şampiyonluk, şampiyonaTurkish
- chức vô địchVietnamese
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