Origin of champaign
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH champaignchampagne, champaign
Words nearby champaign
Other definitions for champaign (2 of 2)
How to use champaign in a sentence
Smith said of the planned trip to Champaign, “We had made adjustments on Friday to fly up on Saturday morning,” before calling off even that.Ohio State football could have played, but AD said it wouldn’t have been ‘the right thing’|Chuck Culpepper|November 28, 2020|Washington Post
Both alternate between the past and the present; both feature Urbana-Champaign as a significant setting.
There are also practitioners of this dark art in Portland, Oregon; Champaign, Illinois; and … the Upper East Side of Manhattan?Could I Possibly Have Been Wrong About the French Fry Burger?|Daniel Gross|September 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And since 1999, he hosted the Roger Ebert Film Festival in Champaign, Illinois, home to the University of Illinois.Roger Ebert, 70, Has Died: A Look at the Life of Cinema’s Great Appreciator|Marlow Stern|April 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She studied creative writing and got an M.B.A. in marketing at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
He won a masters in engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign after studying there as an undergrad.
In 1865 he removed to the middle west, settling in Champaign county, Illinois, where he resided for a decade.
Soon afterward he removed to Champaign county, Illinois, where he was engaged in farming up to the time of his death.
That is the big champaign, coated with two feet of snow, where a great Action is now to go forward.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XII. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
It was like the escarped rampart of a stupendous fortress, whose glacis was the beach, and whose champaign the ocean.Cape Cod|Henry D. Thoreau
Nassau has already seized Budweis; and it is a habitable champaign country in comparison.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XV. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle