Meaning of “champion” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ˈtʃæmpiən/
Extra Examples
the heavyweight champion of the worlda triple world championthe undisputed championShe has blossomed into a world champion.A fighter from Edinburgh is on track to become world heavyweight boxing champion.

B1 a person, animal, or team that wins a competition:

a boxing champion
the world champions

someone who supports, defends, or fights for a person, belief, or principle:

a champion of human rights
→ See also reigning champion

(Definition of “champion noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)