challenger

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

challenger (plural challengers)

  1. One who challenges.
    One child stood as king of the hill, and tried to withstand the pushes and shoves of his challengers.

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

challenger

  1. to challenge

Conjugation[edit]

  • This is a regular -er verb, but the stem is written challenge- before endings that begin with -a- or -o- (to indicate that the -g- is a “soft” /ʒ/ and not a “hard” /ɡ/). This spelling-change occurs in all verbs in -ger, such as neiger and manger.