challengenounuk /ˈtʃæl.ɪndʒ/ us /ˈtʃæl.ɪndʒ/
challenge noun (DIFFICULT JOB)
- Europe's finest golfers are getting ready for the challenge of the Ryder Cup.
- An awesome challenge lies ahead of them.
- Finding a cure for cancer is one of the biggest challenges facing medical researchers.
- I've promised to finish the task by Friday, but it's going to be quite a challenge.
- It could be a bit of a challenge getting the piano through the doorway.
You can also find related words, phrases, and synonyms in the topics:
challenge noun (INVITATION)
challenge noun (QUESTION)
challenge noun (INSTRUCTION)
challengeverb [T]uk /ˈtʃæl.ɪndʒ/ us /ˈtʃæl.ɪndʒ/
challenge verb [T] (INVITE)
challenge verb [T] (DOUBT)
- It was courageous of her to challenge the managing director's decision.
- Six journalists sought to challenge in court the legality of the ban on broadcasting.
- Union representatives are planning to challenge New Labour policy at the party conference.
- They did not dare to challenge the sacred cow of parliamentary democracy.
- They challenged all our beliefs.
challenge verb [T] (TEST)
challenge verb [T] (STOP)