Definition of "leagues" []

  • An association or union of persons, nations, etc, formed to promote the interests of its members (noun)
  • An association of sporting clubs that organizes matches between member teams of a similar standard (noun)
  • A class, category, or level (noun)
  • Of, involving, or belonging to a league (noun)
  • To form or be formed into a league (verb)
  • Plural form of league. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of league. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "leagues" in a sentence
  • "Some have been found on quite a high mountain near Ixtlahuacan, two leagues from the lake."
  • "She arrived in safety at a town about twenty leagues from the cottage of De Lacey, when her attendant fell dangerously ill."
  • "As for the tired old argument that 9.5% of African-Americans in the big leagues is close to the general population, well, that in itself is dubious."