championshipnounuk /ˈtʃæm.pi.ən.ʃɪp/ us /ˈtʃæm.pi.ən.ʃɪp/
championship noun (COMPETITION)
- Graham was cock-a-hoop when Hibs won the championship.
- This decisive defeat puts them out of contention for this year's championship finals.
- Sheila won this cup in the school squash championship.
- The Davis Cup is an important international tennis championship.
- Two top athletes have been disqualified from the championship after positive drug tests.