[ UK /sˌɛmɪfˈa‍ɪnə‍l/ ]
[ US /ˌsɛmaɪˈfaɪnəɫ, ˌsɛmiˈfaɪnəɫ, ˌsɛmɪˈfaɪnəɫ/ ]
  1. one of the two competitions in the next to the last round of an elimination tournament
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Get Started For Free Linguix pencil

How To Use semifinal In A Sentence

  • It will also host the handball final and semifinals, wheelchair rugby and wheelchair basketball. Times, Sunday Times
  • He used a "set of prison bars for the name Bernie Madoff" in his example for "brachygraphy" in the semifinals and later made a reference to the "The Jeffersons," a TV sitcom that went off the air some 10 years before the oldest of the spellers was born. Pa. girl wins Bee with 'cymotrichous'
  • The eight teams will play a round-robin tournament beginning on July 21, with the top four advancing to single-elimination semifinals.
  • Semifinalists will be required to submit copies of their entire dissertation for the final selection process.
  • At least in semifinals and finals, ladies, the time for best of five has come. Times, Sunday Times
  • Any predictions for the second semifinal of team Dragon versus CovaNoil?
  • The closing minutes of the first semifinal heat saw a strong set, some jumbled take-offs and a few crowd-pleasing wipeouts.
  • No, he didn't win it, but check out his record: four times a semifinalist, four times a quarter-finalist. Times, Sunday Times
  • The Panthers posted a 6-2 victory against No. 8 Moon in the quarterfinals, then earned a title berth with a convincing 14-2 win against No. 4 seed Belle Vernon Area in the semifinals. - News
  • Niclas Wallin rewarded their return with a goal in overtime as the Carolina Hurricanes netted a 3-2 victory to take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals Monday night. - Hurricanes strike late to tie, then stun Devils in OT
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy