OTHER WORDS FOR champion
Origin of champion
OTHER WORDS FROM champion
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How to use champion in a sentence
The modern incarnation was popularized in the 1970s and 1980s by Georges Duboeuf, a leading negociant and champion of beaujolais who died in early January at 86.We deserve ‘nouveau’ wine in 2020 — a vintage meant to be fun and drunk right away|Dave McIntyre|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
They hold seminars, events, and workshops all throughout the year and partner with organizations to champion issues.Berkeley: A City That Fights for the Rights of All|LGBTQ-Editor|November 20, 2020|No Straight News
She ends up playing the boys in the club simultaneously, including last year’s champion.Scientists Analyzed 24,000 Chess Matches to Understand Cognition - Facts So Romantic|Brian Gallagher|November 20, 2020|Nautilus
Some politicians are now championing industrial policy as the way forward.
The past two NBA champions, the Lakers and Toronto Raptors, are proof of what can be accomplished by channeling urgency properly.The NBA offseason is a wild ride in normal times. This year? Buckle up.|Jerry Brewer|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
While King has shepherded The Good Wife, Commander in Chief was championed by ABC executive Anne Sweeney.Will There Ever Be a ‘Good Wife’ Effect on Politics?|Keli Goff|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She has championed women in countries where they are oppressed through Vital Voices.
By doing so, we will also achieve what Du Bois championed: practical idealism based in lifelong learning.College Must Be More Than Just a Classy Trade School|Michael S. Roth|August 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Other feminist sites have championed objectifying men in tit-for-tat fashion as empowering women.Full Frontal Disney: Feminism's Nudity Double Standard|Emily Shire|August 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And there was a time, prior to the one-two punch of Catwoman and Elektra, when superhero films were championed minority heroes.Fear of a Minority Superhero: Marvel's Obsession with White Guys Saving the World|Marlow Stern|August 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was an illustrious old pike boy and championed the glories of the road on many an occasion.The Old Pike|Thomas B. Searight
It championed the cause of the Gaelic League, of native industries, of native music and of native games.The Evolution of Sinn Fein|Robert Mitchell Henry
The soft plan of dealing with Germany's war cost was championed by Secretary Daniels.
In Dr. Cathcart "civilization" championed his forces against an attack singular enough.The Wendigo|Algernon Blackwood
Maria Matilda observed the state of affairs, and decided that it was unjust, so she championed the little teacher.
British Dictionary definitions for champion
- a person who has defeated all others in a competitiona chess champion
- (as modifier)a champion team
- a plant or animal that wins first place in a show, etc
- (as modifier)a champion marrow