Definition of Challenge


  • a demand by a sentry for a password or identification
  • a formal objection to the selection of a particular person as a juror
  • questioning a statement and demanding an explanation
    "his challenge of the assumption that Japan is still our enemy"
  • a call to engage in a contest or fight
  • a demanding or stimulating situation
    "they reacted irrationally to the challenge of Russian power"


  • raise a formal objection in a court of law
    - take exception
  • ask for identification
    "The illegal immigrant was challenged by the border guard"
  • issue a challenge to
    "Fischer challenged Spassky to a match"
  • take exception to
    "She challenged his claims"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Challenge

  • Scrabble® score of the challenge (15)
  • Word Chums® score of the challenge (22)
  • Words With Friends® score of the challenge (19)

Unscramble challenge

151 unscramble word found using the letters challenge.

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