Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The position or title of a winner.
  • n. Defense or support; advocacy: her championship of the elderly and their rights.
  • n. A competition or series of competitions held to determine a winner.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A competition to determine a champion, especially the final of a series of competitions.
  • n. The position of champion, or winner.
  • n. Defense or support of some cause.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. State of being champion; leadership; supremacy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state or honor of being a champion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the status of being a champion
  • n. a competition at which a champion is chosen
  • n. the act of providing approval and support

Etymologies

From champion +‎ -ship. (Wiktionary)

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