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Synonyms for championship

the status of being a champion

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a competition at which a champion is chosen

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the act of providing approval and support

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I state once more that in his thirty-first year Archibald Mealing went in for a golf championship, and won it.
Say, Archie, I'm putting your name down for our championship competition.
Then she'll have a chance of seeing him play in the championship competition.
Quite possibly,' continued McCay, 'he has told her that he will win this championship.
I'm here to see you win this championship and I won't have you taking any risks.
To defeat Gossett, however, meant the championship.
Other headlines were: "CARTER WATSON ASPIRED TO CHAMPIONSHIP HONORS"; "CARTER WATSON GETS HIS"; "NOTED SOCIOLOGIST ATTEMPTS TO CLEAN OUT A TENDERLOIN CAFE"; and "CARTER WATSON KNOCKED OUT BY PATSY HORAN IN THREE ROUNDS.
And in the picture she had of him, in the physical semblance she had made of him, was reflected his spiritual nature, reflected by her worshipful artistry in form and feature and expression--his bravery, his quick temper, his impulsive championship, his madness of wrath in a righteous cause, his warm generosity and swift forgiveness, and his chivalry that epitomized codes and ideals primitive as the days of knighthood.
I shall never more think well of YOU,' cried Bella, cutting him short, with intense defiance in her expressive little eyebrows, and championship of the late Secretary in every dimple.
15 years (between 1891 League Championship and 1906 FA Cup) 9 years (between 1906 FA Cup and 1915 League Championship) 13 years (between 1915 League Championship and 1928 League Championship) 4 years (between 1928 League Championship and 1932 League Championship); 6 years (between 1933 FA Cup and 1939 League Championship) 24 years (between 1939 League Championship and 1963 League Championship) 3 years (between 1963 League Championship and 1966 FA Cup) 4 years (between 1966 FA Cup and 1970 League Championship) 14 years (between 1970 League Championship and 1984 FA Cup) 2 years (between 1985 League Championship/European Cup-Winners' Cup and 1987 League Championship) 8 years (between 1987 League Championship and 1995 FA Cup); 23 years and counting (from 1995 FA Cup to date)
And out of the 38 championship final classes taking place, 24 of them were won by riders from Bowes Manor, who come home with over PS2,500 in prize money.
There are some new additions to the Golf Union of Wales calendar with the Ladies Mid-Amateur Championship at Nefyn, along with the Ladies Inter-County Championship at Builth Wells.
P Taylor leads R Thornton 6-0 (Oct 2009, European Championship: Taylor 9 Thornton 0; Jul 2009, World Matchplay: Taylor 10 Thornton 4; Feb 2009, Players Championship Finals: Taylor 16 Thornton 9; Jan 2009: Players Championship: Taylor 6 Thornton 3; Nov 2008: European Championship: Taylor 11 Thornton 7; Aug 2008: Players Championship: Taylor 3 Thornton 1).
Johnson finished second in the race, his third straight runner-up finish, and leads the Chase for the Championship, holding a 63-point edge over Matt Kenseth with onerace to go, Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
For the first time the Welsh Ladies Open Stroke Play Championship will be contested over the Southerndown links on June 28 and 29 and Curtis Cup golfer Vicki Ling is likely to attempt to win the crown for the third successive year.
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