HyperDic: league

English > 4 senses of the word league:
NOUNgroupleague, conferencean association of sports teams / teams that organizes matches for its members
groupleaguean association of states / states or organizations or individuals for common action
quantityleaguean obsolete unit of distance of variable length (usually 3 miles)
VERBchangeleagueunite to form a league / league
league > pronunciation
Soundsliy'g
Rhymesblitzkrieg ... intrigue: 6 rhymes with iyg...
English > league: 4 senses > noun 1, group
MeaningAn association of sports teams / teams that organizes matches for its members.
Synonymconference
NarrowerIvy LeagueA league of universities / universities / universities and colleges in the northeastern United States that have a reputation / reputation for scholastic achievement and social prestige
baseball leagueA league of baseball teams
basketball leagueA league of basketball teams
bowling leagueA league of bowling teams
class, divisionA league ranked by quality
football leagueA league of football teams
hockey leagueA league of hockey teams
major league, big league, majorsThe most important league in any sport (especially baseball)
minor league, minors, bush leagueA league of teams that do not belong to a major league (especially baseball)
BroaderassociationA formal organization of people or groups of people
Spanishalianza, conferencia, liga
Catalanlliga
Verbsleagueunite to form a league / league
English > league: 4 senses > noun 2, group
MeaningAn association of states / states or organizations or individuals for common action.
NarrowerIroquois League, League of Iroquois, Five Nations, Six NationsA league of Iroquois tribes including originally / originally the Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga and Seneca (the Five Nations)
BroaderunionA political unit formed from previously independent people or organizations
Spanishliga
Catalanlliga
Verbsleagueunite to form a league / league
English > league: 4 senses > noun 3, quantity
MeaningAn obsolete unit of distance of variable length (usually 3 miles).
Partsmile, statute mile, stat mi, land mile, international mile, miA unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet
Broaderlinear unit, linear measureA unit of measurement of length
Spanishlegua
Catalanllegua
English > league: 4 senses > verb 1, change
MeaningUnite to form a league / league.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Broaderunite, unifyact in concert or unite in a common purpose or belief
Spanishligar
Nounsleaguean association of states / states or organizations or individuals for common action
leaguean association of sports teams / teams that organizes matches for its members

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