verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Idioms for champ
OTHER WORDS FROM champchamper, nounchampy, adjective
Definition for champ (2 of 2)
Origin of champ2
Example sentences from the Web for champ
The Pittsburgh Penguins in 2016 and 2017 remain the lone team to repeat as champs since the 2004-05 lockout brought us the salary cap.The Tampa Bay Lightning Are Skating It Back By Sliding Just Under The Salary Cap|Julian McKenzie|February 2, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
There were the wild, largely unorganized olden days when polls decided the national champ, the 1992-94 Bowl Coalition, the 1995-97 Bowl Alliance and the 1998-2013 Bowl Championship Series.College Football Playoff scenarios: Who’s already in and who needs help this weekend|Patrick Stevens|December 17, 2020|Washington Post
There are no emails for us to wade through—even if we were champing at the bits.
My two sons—Hugo and Thomas, ages ten and thirteen—are champing at the bit.Peter Godwin on How to Take Your Kids on an African Safari|Condé Nast Traveler|June 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The engine stood champing like an impatient horse beside her, for she was almost abreast of the tender.The Incendiary|W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
I thought the champing would have roused the Queen who hath been watching all the day.The Royal Pawn of Venice|Mrs. Lawrence Turnbull
The high-spirited mules were at the door, impatiently champing their bits.The Complete Works of Artemus Ward|Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)
There was a loud champing sound outside, and occasionally growls or grumbling.
Guy was making a failure of the fire, and the Bear began nosing nearer, champing his teeth and grunting.
British Dictionary definitions for champ (1 of 2)
Derived forms of champchamper, noun
Word Origin for champ
British Dictionary definitions for champ (2 of 2)
Idioms and Phrases with champ
In addition to the idiom beginning with champ
- champ at the bit
- like a champ