Meaning of semifinal
Pronunciation: (sem"ē-fīn'l, sem"ī-), [key]
— Sports. Sports.
- of or pertaining to the round preceding the final one in a tournament from which losers are eliminated.
- (in boxing) of or pertaining to the second most important bout on a card, usually immediately preceding the main bout.
- a semifinal contest or round.
- (in boxing) the second most important bout on a card.
- semifinal (Thesaurus)