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Spell Check of challenge

Correct spelling: challenge

Definition of challenge:

1) take exception to; " She challenged his claims"

2) a demand by a sentry for a password or identification

3) a formal objection to the selection of a particular person as a juror

4) a call to engage in a contest or fight

5) a demanding or stimulating situation; " they reacted irrationally to the challenge of Russian power"

6) raise a formal objection in a court of law

7) ask for identification; " The illegal immigrant was challenged by the border guard"

8) issue a challenge to; " Fischer challenged Spassky to a match"

9) questioning a statement and demanding an explanation; " his challenge of the assumption that Japan is still our enemy"

10) An invitation to engage in a contest or controversy of any kind; a defiance; specifically, a summons to fight a duel; also, the letter or message conveying the summons.

11) The act of a sentry in halting any one who appears at his post, and demanding the countersign.

12) A claim or demand.

13) The opening and crying of hounds at first finding the scent of their game.

14) An exception to a juror or to a member of a court martial, coupled with a demand that he should be held incompetent to act; the claim of a party that a certain person or persons shall not sit in trial upon him or his cause.

15) An exception to a person as not legally qualified to vote. The challenge must be made when the ballot is offered.

16) To call to a contest of any kind; to call to answer; to defy.

17) To call, invite, or summon to answer for an offense by personal combat.

18) To claim as due; to demand as a right.

19) To censure; to blame.

20) To take exception to; question; as, to challenge the accuracy of a statement or of a quotation.

21) To object to or take exception to, as to a juror, or member of a court.

22) To object to the reception of the vote of, as on the ground that the person in not qualified as a voter.

23) To assert a right; to claim a place.

24) To question or demand the countersign from ( one who attempts to pass the lines); as, the sentinel challenged us, with Who comes there?

Common misspellings for challenge:

  • challange (56%)
  • challege (8%)
  • chalenge (7%)
  • chalange (6%)
  • challenege (3%)
  • challeng (2%)
  • challage (2%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Examples of usage for challenge:

1) Poor Robin accepted the challenge, and covered the money.

2) The stranger accepted the challenge, and the sport was quickly begun.

3) The knight's uncle was something surprised at this speech of the blind beggar's; but, however, he accepted of the challenge, and sent to London for a bag of gold.

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