Examples of pennant in a Sentence
pennants waving atop the tower
The Red Sox won the American League pennant in 2004.
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Contributions included a Houston Astros World Series Champions pennant, a 25th anniversary Brookwood shirt and articles representing the 2017 solar eclipse and Hurricane Harvey.
In the first 15 seasons of the 2000s, the winner of the National League pennant usually had to go through St. Louis.
In 2015, the Tigers, a contender for the American League pennant, were ninth in attendance at 33,654 per game.
Ron Clark, Anderson High School class of 1955, did not address the board but brought his Anderson High School pennant to the meeting in support of the Redskins logo.
The people of Milwaukee have haven’t seen their team reach the postseason since 2011, haven’t watched the Brewers win a pennant since 1982, and have never glimpsed a World Series parade wind its way down Wisconsin Avenue.
Houston beat the Dodgers in Game 7, and both of last year's pennant winners figure to be strong again.
The Dodgers defeated the Milwaukee Braves in a pennant-playoff series and bested the Chicago White Sox in a six-game World Series, with Moon hitting a home run at Comiskey Park in the final game.
In similar fashion to his style of play on the football field, Covington running back Devin Brumfield didn't make a grand entrance on National Signing Day with hats or pennants hidden beneath a table.
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Origin and Etymology of pennant
First Known Use: 1698See Words from the same year
PENNANT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pennant for English Language Learners
: a long, thin, pointed flag
baseball : the prize that is awarded to the champions of the American League and the National League each year
PENNANT Defined for Kids
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