Some articles on cup:
... Reigning World Cup holders Uruguay declined to participate, in protest at the refusal of several European countries to travel to South America for the previous World Cup, which Uruguay had hosted in 1930 ... As a result, the 1934 World Cup is the only one in which the reigning champions did not participate ... first African team to qualify for a World Cup finals tournament), were from outside Europe ...
... The 1938 FIFA World Cup was the third staging of the World Cup, and was held in France from 4 June to 19 June ...
... This remains, as of 2010, the only time in World Cup history in which Germany was eliminated in the first round, and the only tournament in which Germany competed but failed to finish in the final eight (the ... This was the last ever match to be replayed in a World Cup. 5–1, while Italy and Brazil had the first of their many important World Cup clashes in the other ...
... With Toulouse, he won the French championship in 1999 and 2001, as well as the European Cup in 2003 and 2005. ... member of France's squad at the 1999 Rugby World Cup (in which France were the runners-up), and notably participated in the epic semi-final against New-Zealand ... He was selected in the French squad for the 2003 Rugby World Cup but had to leave the team before the beginning of the competition due to an injury ...
... The 2002 African Cup of Nations was the 23rd edition of the Africa Cup of Nations, the association football championship of Africa (CAF) ...
More definitions of "cup":
- (noun): The quantity a cup will hold.
Example: "He drank a cup of coffee"; "he borrowed a cup of sugar"
- (noun): A large metal vessel with two handles that is awarded as a trophy to the winner of a competition.
Synonyms: loving cup
- (verb): Put into a cup.
Example: "Cup the milk"
- (noun): A United States liquid unit equal to 8 fluid ounces.
- (verb): Form into the shape of a cup.
Example: "She cupped her hands"
- (verb): Treat by applying evacuated cups to the patient's skin.
- (noun): A small open container usually used for drinking; usually has a handle.
Example: "He put the cup back in the saucer"; "the handle of the cup was missing"
- (noun): Any cup-shaped concavity.
Example: "Bees filled the waxen cups with honey"; "he wore a jock strap with a metal cup"; "the cup of her bra"
- (noun): Cup-shaped plant organ.
- (noun): The hole (or metal container in the hole) on a golf green.
Example: "He swore as the ball rimmed the cup and rolled away"; "put the flag back in the cup"
Famous quotes containing the word cup:
“The cup of blessing that we bless, is it not a sharing in the blood of Christ? The bread that we break, is it not a sharing in the body of Christ?”
—Bible: New Testament, 1 Corinthians 10:16.
“I know it does make people happy, but to me it is just like having a cup of tea.”
—Cynthia Paine (b. 1934)
“It is surely easier to confess a murder over a cup of coffee than in front of a jury.”
—Friedrich Dürrenmatt (19211990)