champion

US [ˈtʃæmpiən]
UK ['tʃæmpiən]
  • n.冠军;捍卫者;拥护者;优胜者
  • v.捍卫;为…而斗争;声援
  • adj.〈口〉头等的;非常的
  • Web斗士;得胜者;倡导者
Plural Form:champions  Present Participle:championing  Past Tense:championed  
Champion
n.
1.
冠军;第一名;优胜者a person, team, etc. that has won a competition, especially in a sport
the world basketball champions
世界篮球冠军
a champion jockey/boxer/swimmer
获得冠军的赛马骑师/拳击手/游泳运动员
the reigning champion(= the person who is champion now)
本届冠军
2.
~ (of sth)
斗争者;捍卫者;声援者;拥护者a person who fights for, or speaks in support of, a group of people or a belief
She was a champion of the poor all her life.
她终身都是穷苦人的卫士。
v.
1.
~ sth
为…而斗争;捍卫;声援to fight for or speak in support of a group of people or a belief
He has always championed the cause of gay rights.
他一直在为争取同性恋者的权利而斗争。