championship championship  /ˈtʃæm pi ən ˌʃɪp/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the status of being a champion
  2. (n) a competition at which a champion is chosen
  3. (n) the act of providing approval and support

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Nets are prepared for play on Centre Court at the Wimbledon tennis championships in London June 22, 2008.
  2. Betty won in 1950, regained her championship in 1956 and has held it ever since.
  3. Only a loss to Colorado in the Big 12 Championship kept Texas from a Rose Bowl berth and a shot at the national championship against Miami.

News

  1. Pac-Man Championship Edition DX + Coming This Summer

    Pac-Man Championship Edition DX is adding a plus symbol to the end of its title this Summer with a free update and some optional paid maps based on classic Namco Bandai games. The update will be free for owners of Pac-Man Championship Edition DX, and it will add new Achievements or Trophies and update the user interface of the leaderboards making them easier to browse. Along with the free update ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Game Informer

  2. Soccer-Argentine championship results and standings

    June 12 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Argentine championship match on Wednesday Wednesday, June 12Velez Sarsfield 0 All Boys 0 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 Newell's Old Boys 17 11 2 4 37 20 35 2 River Plate 17 9 5 3 24 16 32 3 Lanus 16 7 8 1 19 9 29 4 San Lorenzo 17 7 7 3 23 14 28 5 Godoy Cruz 17 7 6 4 22 15 27 6 Quilmes 17 7 6 4 25 20 27 7 Arsenal 17 7 5 5 21 21 26 8 San ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Championship T-shirts often shipped to impoverished countries

    So, what happens to the losing team's national championship T-shirts?
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Oklahoma Daily

Quotes

  1. "I expect us to compete for a championship," Bosh told ESPN. "I think both Dwyane and I, we both wanted an opportunity where right away we would be competing. : We're ready to sacrifice a lot of things in order to do that. It's not about the...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Chris Bosh Source: Kansas City Star

  2. "I think they're instant contenders," Magic Coach Stan Van Gundy, whose team made the finals in 2009, told The Associated Press. "I don't think there's any doubt. They're instant contenders to win an NBA championship."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Stan Van Gundy Source: New York Times

  3. "As I said it yesterday, it's a process," Woods said. "You have to just build. All the Opens that I've won I've had one stretch of nine holes. I got myself back in the championship with those nine holes."
    on Jun 19, 2010 By: Tiger Wood Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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