Definition of 'league'
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But this is in a whole different league. The Sun (2016)But the league form of both had dropped off. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Critics say it is a step nearer a closed super league for the biggest clubs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Last season they took just two points from their three league games. The Sun (2016)But they maintained their composure to thwart the league leaders through sustained periods of pressure. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It puts pressure on the budgets of the lower league clubs. The Sun (2016)It is a rarity in rugby league that any encounter should have as its focus the two coaches. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Cricket, rugby union and rugby league do not have a ban. The Sun (2016)Players should remember they play in the world's top league. The Sun (2017)But he overcame those problems to secure promotion to the Premier league last term. The Sun (2016)My opponents were in a different league. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There is an opportunity for rugby league to grab national attention over the coming four weeks. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Our league form is suffering from all these games we are playing. The Sun (2007)Why do rugby league people see union in a critical way? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Town were on course to make it four league wins in a row. The Sun (2011)They also can also set up club or league websites. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They have managed only two points from five league outings. The Sun (2008)Discovering this kind of league interests me in terms of sensations and emotions. The Sun (2014)What caught my eye was the league table of charitable giving. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He is set to enter an elite league of billionaire team owners. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Top of the league and still incredibly consistent. The Sun (2014)They came joint first in a league table of those viewers remembered best. The Sun (2012)Her position today is in a different league. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The rugby league convert has recovered from a fractured eye socket and cheekbone. The Sun (2014)He cannot resist sniping about converts from rugby league to union. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He has yet to make a league appearance. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He felt he belonged in the big league but it brought out the best in him in many ways. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You can have up to four free teams and either enter them in existing leagues or form your own. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Now we need to be united and fight in Premier league! The Sun (2015)Is one league big enough, for that matter? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Perhaps there was not much he could say to his players after his club 's record league defeat. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The Hatters had lost two of their previous three league games and were in danger of slipping out of contention. The Sun (2014)A depressing sign from the league leaders that they are prepared to do anything to try and stay there. The Sun (2012)A solid defender would not go amiss and another forward is required after only two goals in the opening three league games. Times, Sunday Times (2013)League One leaders Brighton have failed to win any of their past four league games. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'league'
British English: league /liːɡ/ NOUN
A league is a group of people, clubs, or countries that have joined together for a particular purpose.
...the League of Nations.
- American English: league
- Arabic: عُصْبَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: liga
- Chinese: 联盟
- Croatian: liga
- Czech: liga
- Danish: liga
- Dutch: verbond
- European Spanish: liga
- Finnish: liitto yhdistymä
- French: ligue
- German: Bündnis
- Greek: όμιλος
- Italian: lega
- Japanese: 連盟
- Korean: 연맹
- Norwegian: forbund
- Polish: liga
- European Portuguese: liga
- Romanian: ligă
- Russian: лига
- Spanish: liga
- Swedish: liga
- Thai: สหพันธ์
- Turkish: lig
- Ukrainian: ліга
- Vietnamese: liên đoàn
Definition of league from the Collins English Dictionary
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