Quarterfinal vs. Semifinal

Quarterfinal vs. Semifinal — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Quarterfinal and Semifinal

Quarterfinaladjective

Of or relating to one of four competitions in a tournament, whose winners go on to play in semifinal competitions.

Semifinalnoun

A match, competition, or examination that precedes the final one.

Quarterfinalnoun

quarterfinals A quarterfinal round.

Semifinalnoun

One of the two competitions of the next to the last round in an elimination tournament.

Quarterfinalnoun

A quarterfinal match.

Semifinalnoun

(sports) A playoff in the round with only four players or teams left, the stage before the final.

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Quarterfinalnoun

One of the four competitions in a knockout tournament whose winners go on to play in the two semifinals.

Semifinalnoun

(General) A competition that narrows a field of contestants (semifinalists) to a set of finalists, for a subsequent final.

Quarterfinalnoun

one of the four competitions in an elimination tournament whose winners go on to play in the semifinals

Semifinalnoun

one of the two competitions in the next to the last round of an elimination tournament