champion

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champion(
chahm
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pi
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (winner)
a. el campeón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
, la campeona
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
You are the horseback-riding champion. Congratulations!Eres el campeón de equitación. ¡Felicidades!
2. (advocate)
a. el defensor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
, la defensora
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
She is a champion of animal rights.Es una defensora de los derechos de los animales.
b. el paladín
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
, la paladina
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Dr. Peters is a champion of natural medicine.El doctor Peters es un paladín de la medicina natural.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
3. (award-winning)
a. campeón
My brother is a champion rider.Mi hermano es un jinete campeón.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(magnificent) (United Kingdom)
a. estupendo
Nigel is a champion partner.Nigel es un compañero estupendo.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
5. (to defend)
a. defender
We're putting all our efforts into championing this cause.Estamos poniendo todo nuestro esfuerzo en defender esta causa.
b. abogar por
The reverend championed the rights of all, even those who disagreed with him.El reverendo abogaba por los derechos de todos, incluso de quienes no estaban de acuerdo con él.
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champion
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (in sport)
a. el campeón(ona)
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
la campeón(ona)
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
world/European championcampeón(ona) mundial/de Europa
2. (of cause)
a. el abanderado(a) m,f, defensor(ora)
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
la abanderado(a) m,f, defensor(ora)
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (general)
a. defender, abanderar
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champion [ˈtʃæmpɪən]
noun
campeónonacampeona (m) (f);ona campeona [of cause] defensoradefensora (m) (f);a defensora paladín (m)
boxing champion campeón (m) de boxeo; world champion campeón (m) mundial
adjective
1 (award-winning) campeón
a champion athlete un campeón de atletismo
2 magnífico; estupendo
champion! ¡magnífico!; ¡estupendo!
transitive verb
defender; abogar por
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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