"tournament" Definition


  1. n. A mock fight, or warlike game, formerly in great favor, in which a number of combatants were engaged, as an exhibition of their address and bravery; hence, figuratively, a real battle.
  2. n. Any contest of skill in which there are many contestents for championship; as, a chess tournament.

Dictionary Stats for "tournament"

Position in dictionary: 101856 of 111710 words.
Word Types: n., n.,
Words that start with tournament: 1
Words that end with tournament: 1
Words that contain tournament: 1
Next words in dictionary: tournery, tourney, tourniquet, tournois, tournure, tous-les-mois, touse, toused, tousel, touser
Previous words in dictionary: tourn, tourmaline, tourist, touring, toured, tourbillion, touraco, tour, toupettit, toupet

Definition of tournament

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "tournament". The definition of the word "tournament" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "tournament", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.