Definition of champion in English:

champion

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Pronunciation: /ˈtʃampɪən
 
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noun

verb

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adjective

British informal or • dialect Back to top  
  • Excellent: ‘Thank ye, lad,’ the farmer said. ‘That’s champion.’

Origin

Middle English (denoting a fighting man): from Old French, from medieval Latin campio(n-) 'fighter', from Latin campus (see camp1).

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