Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
Related to semifinal: quarterfinal
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for semifinal

one of the two competitions in the next to the last round of an elimination tournament


References in periodicals archive ?
Another Spears brother, Willy, is in the 220 semifinal for Sheldon, where he'll face Austin Faunce of Lake Oswego today.
30 - Men's Light Flyweight (49kg); Men's Bantamweight (56kg); Men's Light Welterweight (64kg); Men's Middleweight (75kg) and Men's Heavyweight (91kg) semifinals.
Justin Holiday added 14points and Robert Ford had 12 for the Vikings (27-1), who will play Oak Park in the semifinals Tuesday.
Thirteenth seeded Fuerbringer and Jennings were the surprise of the tournament after defeating third-seeded Canyon Ceman (Manhattan Beach, CA) and Mike Whitmarsh (San Diego, CA) in the semifinals on the road to their first AVP Final.
San Bernardino Valley -- which would have played Canyons in the semifinal -- was forced to forfeit its first-round victory Wednesday over Pierce College of Woodland Hills because of an altercation during the game.
During Friday's semifinal round, the remaining 24 pros will continue bracket-style competition to eliminate 12 more anglers.
III final after beating the unseeded Cardinals in a semifinal at Pasadena City College.
Rojas advanced to Friday's semifinal round in 11th place after landing eight bass weighing 17 pounds, 2 ounces in the two-day opening round.
1) Above, Taft's Terry Soltani, right, blocks a shot during the City Section girls' volleyball semifinal match against Grant High School on Tuesday evening.
On April 19, fishing fans are invited to join country singing sensation Brad Paisley for a concert at the Wal-Mart Supercenter located at 2110 West Walnut in Rogers immediately following the semifinal round weigh-in that starts at 5 p.
4 Coyotes, who will face top-seeded Corona del Mar of Newport Beach (22-0) -- an 18-0 winner over Harvard-Westlake of Studio City -- in Thursday's semifinal.
Crescenta Valley of La Crescenta seniors Ashlee Chan and Kisa Ito rallied from first-set losses in both the semifinal and championship matches, coming back from two match points down in the final to record a 2-6, 7-6 (3), 10-6 victory over teammates Anna Kim and Estelle Kim to capture the Pacific League doubles title at Pasadena High.
Only the top 10 anglers in each 175-person division will fish during the one-day semifinal round.
The other semifinal match will feature UCLA's Chris Surapol against Jamil Al-Agba of USC.
The CGA (State) Amateur's longest day went much longer, thanks to John Enright and Troy McKinley's 26-hole semifinal match Friday afternoon.