major-league
major-league major-league, major league major leaguea. 1. Of or pertaining to a {major league}; as, major-league football rules. [PJC]

2. Among the best or most important of its class; as, a major-league computer manufacturer. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • major league — major league, major league major leaguea. 1. Of or pertaining to a {major league}; as, major league football rules. [PJC] 2. Among the best or most important of its class; as, a major league computer manufacturer. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • major league — ☆ major league n. a principal league in a professional sport the Major Leagues the two main leagues of professional baseball clubs in the U.S., the National League and the American League major league adj …   English World dictionary

  • major-league — adj [only before noun] 1.) connected with the Major Leagues ▪ a major league pitcher 2.) important, large, or having a lot of influence ▪ a major league player in California politics …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • major-league — adjective 1. ) connected with the Major Leagues of a professional sport, especially baseball: major league baseball 2. ) leading or important: major league criminals …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • major league — n. (Sports) The most important league[2] in any sport (especially baseball); contrasted with {minor league}. Its teams are more competent, its members are paid more, and its games attract more interest and publicity, than those of a minor league …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • major league — Something major league is very important …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • Major League — Die Major League Baseball (MLB), auch kurz Major League, bezeichnet die beiden nordamerikanischen Baseball Profiligen. Neben den US amerikanischen Teams gehört auch ein kanadisches dazu. Spielorte der Major League Baseball Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Major League — See Major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. Major League may also refer to: Sport Major League Baseball, the highest level of play in professional baseball in North America Major League Cricket Major League Eating,… …   Wikipedia

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