What is challenge?

  • (verb): Take exception to.
    Synonyms: dispute, gainsay
    See also — Additional definitions below


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Visitors' Challenge Cup
... The Visitors Challenge Cup is a rowing event for men's coxless fours at the annual Henley Royal Regatta on the River Thames at Henley-on-Thames in England ... to male crews from all eligible rowing clubs and has similar qualifying rules to the Ladies' Challenge Plate ... Events at Henley Royal Regatta Men's eights Grand Challenge Cup Ladies' Challenge Plate Thames Challenge Cup Princess Elizabeth Challenge Cup Temple Challenge Cup Henley Prize Men's coxed fours Britannia ...
History of Gunge On Television - 2010
... Fe Fi Fo Yum has a challenge which sees two children go barefoot into a bowl of gunge to collect objects for their team mates such as letters/numbers or other items ... Horrible Histories Gory Games involved a physical challenge involving gunge ... A variation of this challenge sees the three contestants, in an all play game, throw pies into mouths attached to a bungee cord, in the second series, this has the added ...
Vodafone Challenge
... The Vodafone Challenge was a golf tournament on the Challenge Tour from 2006 to 2008 ... final round to win, which set the record for the lowest final round total by a winner of a Challenge Tour event ...
Hale Irwin - Professional Wins (87) - Other Senior Wins (12)
1995 Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge (with Raymond Floyd and Jack Nicklaus) 1996 Lexus Challenge (with Sean Connery) 1997 Senior Slam at Los Cabos 1998 Senior Match Play ...
National Football League Quarterback Challenge
... The NFL's Quarterback Challenge was an annual competition of National Football League quarterbacks, sponsored in part by DirecTV, produced by NFL, PLAYERS INC and NFL QB Greats ... The first NFL Quarterback Challenge took place in 1990 ...

More definitions of "challenge":

  • (noun): A demand by a sentry for a password or identification.
  • (verb): Issue a challenge to.
    Example: "Fischer challenged Spassky to a match"
  • (noun): A demanding or stimulating situation.
    Example: "They reacted irrationally to the challenge of Russian power"
  • (noun): Questioning a statement and demanding an explanation.
    Example: "His challenge of the assumption that Japan is still our enemy"
  • (noun): A formal objection to the selection of a particular person as a juror.
  • (verb): Raise a formal objection in a court of law.
    Synonyms: take exception
  • (verb): Ask for identification.
    Example: "The illegal immigrant was challenged by the border guard"
  • (noun): A call to engage in a contest or fight.

Famous quotes containing the word challenge:

    She might have been old once and now, miraculously, young again—but with the memory of that other life intact. She seemed to know the world down there in the dark hall and beyond for what it was. Yet knowing, she still longed to leave this safe, sunlit place at the top of the house for the challenge there.
    Paule Marshall (b. 1929)

    The abjection of our political situation is the only true challenge today. Only facing up to this situation in all its desperation can help us get out of it.
    Jean Baudrillard (b. 1929)

    The challenge of screenwriting is to say much in little and then take half of that little out and still preserve an effect of leisure and natural movement.
    Raymond Chandler (1888–1959)