grand prixgrand prix
- any of a series of races involving formula cars and leading to an overall championship: often used attributively: the grand prix circuit
- any competitive event or, often, series of events: usually used as part of the title
Origin of grand prix; from grand prix
Origin of grand prixFr, great prize
nounpl. Grand Prix
Origin of Grand PrixFrench, short for Grand Prix de Paris, originally an international horserace established in 1863 at Longchamp in Paris.