Simple Definition of championship
: an important competition that decides which player or team is the best in a particular sport, game, etc.
: the title of champion in a sport or game
Examples of championship
The team hasn't won a championship in 30 years.
<the Yankees have won the championship many times>
First Known Use of championship
Rhymes with championship
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CHAMPIONSHIP Defined for Kids
Definition of championship
1 : the position or title of best or winning player or team in a sport or game of skill <The skier was defending her championship.>
2 : a contest held to determine the best or winning player or team in a sport or game
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