Champion-of-england



a hereditary official at British coronations, representing the king (King’s Champion) or the queen (Queen’s Champion) who is being crowned, and having originally the function of challenging to mortal combat any person disputing the right of the new sovereign to rule.

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  • Championed

    a person who has defeated all opponents in a competition or series of competitions, so as to hold first place: the heavyweight boxing champion. anything that takes first place in competition: the champion of a cattle show. an animal that has won a certain number of points in officially recognized shows: This dog is a […]

  • Championing

    a person who has defeated all opponents in a competition or series of competitions, so as to hold first place: the heavyweight boxing champion. anything that takes first place in competition: the champion of a cattle show. an animal that has won a certain number of points in officially recognized shows: This dog is a […]



  • Championship

    the distinction or condition of being a champion: to win a championship. advocacy or defense: championship of the underdog. championships, a series of competitions or contests to determine a champion: the tennis championships. noun (sometimes pl) any of various contests held to determine a champion the title or status of being a champion support for […]

  • Chameleonlike

    any of numerous Old World lizards of the family Chamaeleontidae, characterized by the ability to change the color of their skin, very slow locomotion, and a projectile tongue. any of several American lizards capable of changing the color of the skin, especially Anolis carolinensis (American chameleon) of the southeastern U.S. a changeable, fickle, or inconstant […]



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