- past participle
- present participle
a demanding or stimulating situation
"they reacted irrationally to the challenge of Russian power"
a call to engage in a contest or fight
questioning a statement and demanding an explanation
"his challenge of the assumption that Japan is still our enemy"
a formal objection to the selection of a particular person as a juror
a demand by a sentry for a password or identification
challenge, dispute, gainsay (verb)
take exception to
"She challenged his claims"
issue a challenge to
"Fischer challenged Spassky to a match"
ask for identification
"The illegal immigrant was challenged by the border guard"
challenge, take exception (verb)
raise a formal objection in a court of law
An instigation or antagonization intended to convince a person to perform an action they otherwise would not.
A difficult task, especially one that the person making the attempt finds more enjoyable because of that difficulty.
A judge's interest in the result of the case for which he or she should not be allowed to sit the case, e.g. a conflict of interest.
The act of appealing a ruling or decision of a court of administrative agency.
The act of seeking to remove a judge, arbitrator or other judicial or semi-judicial figure for reasons of alleged bias or incapacity.
An attempt to take possession; a tackle
To invite someone to take part in a competition.
To dare someone.
To dispute something.
To make a formal objection to a juror.
Challenge is a United Kingdom digital TV channel that mostly airs programmes dedicated to game shows. It is owned by BSkyB. The channel mostly transmits repeats of programmes acquired from UK terrestrial channel archives and a few from around the world, with a few original productions commissioned by the channel itself, or co-commissioned with another broadcaster.