World Series
noun Etymology: from World Series, annual championship of Major League Baseball Date: 1951 a contest or event that is the most important or prestigious of its kind <
the World Series of the equestrian world
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • World Series — Baseball Trophäe World Series bezeichnet das Finale der US amerikanischen Baseball Profiligen. In den World Series treffen jährlich im Oktober die Sieger der National League und der American League aufeinander. Der Sieger der World Series ist… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • World Series — ☆ World Series n. [also w s ] an annual series of games between the winning teams of the two major U.S. baseball leagues to decide the championship …   English World dictionary

  • World Series — This article is about the annual championship series of Major League Baseball. For other uses, see World Series (disambiguation). The Commissioner s Trophy MLB Postseason Division series American League …   Wikipedia

  • World Series — Baseball. an annual series of games between the winning teams of the two major leagues: the first team to win four games being champions of the U.S. Also, World s Series. [1885 90, Amer.] * * * Annual championship of U.S. major league baseball,… …   Universalium

  • World Series — Série mondiale Le trophée des World Series La Série mondiale de baseball (en anglais : World Series) est la série finale de la Ligue majeure de baseball (MLB) nord américaine. Elle a lieu en octobre, après la saison régulière et oppose les… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • World Series — noun series that constitutes the playoff for the baseball championship (Freq. 5) we watched the World Series on TV • Hypernyms: ↑series, ↑playoff * * * noun, pl World Series [count] 1 baseball : the annual championship of the major leagues in the …   Useful english dictionary

  • World Series™ — the ˌWorld ˈSeries™ 7 [World Series] noun a series of ↑baseball games played every year between the winners of the American League and the National League …   Useful english dictionary

  • World Series — noun World Series is used before these nouns: ↑series, ↑win …   Collocations dictionary

  • World series — Pasaulio serija statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Beisbolo profesionalų varžybos JAV pasaulio čempionui nustatyti – 7 erių rungtynių (iki 4 pergalių) serija tarp Nacionalinės ir Amerikos beisbolo lygos čempionų. Rengiama kasmet …   Sporto terminų žodynas

  • World Series — World′ Se′ries n. spo an annual series of games between the champions of baseball s two major leagues, won by the first team to win four games • Etymology: 1885–90, amer …   From formal English to slang

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”