Definition of Athletes. Meaning of Athletes. Synonyms of Athletes

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Definition of Athletes

Athlete
Athlete Ath"lete, n. [L. athleta, Gr. ? prizefighter, fr. ? to contend for a prize, ?, Hom. ?, contest, ? prize; fr. the same root as E. wed: cf. F. athl[`e]te.] 1. (Antiq.) One who contended for a prize in the public games of ancient Greece or Rome. 2. Any one trained to contend in exercises requiring great physical agility and strength; one who has great activity and strength; a champion. 3. One fitted for, or skilled in, intellectual contests; as, athletes of debate.

Meaning of Athletes from wikipedia

- racing, becomes a controversial issue. Athletes may be professionals or amateurs. Most professional athletes have particularly well-developed physiques...
- of the highest-paid athletes in the world as ranked by Forbes magazine. The following is a list showing the highest-paid athletes of modern times, measured...
- August. A total of 10,768 athletes from 204 nations parti****ted in 302 events in 26 sports across 39 different disciplines. Athletes from the United States...
- authorities with a goal of protecting athletes involved in its state-sponsored doping scheme. Russian athletes would be allowed to parti****te in the...
- competing with blind athletes, the cross-over from Olympics to Paralympics has become a more common route for elite Olympic athletes as their careers in...
- classified its athletes for the Games) along with Luxembourg (who had classified athletes for the last time in Beijing 2008) 4,403 athletes from 162 NPCs:...
- treatment with non-disabled Olympic athletes, but there is a large funding gap between Olympic and Paralympic athletes. The Paralympic Games are organized...
- protecting athletes involved in its state-sponsored doping scheme. As at the 2018 Winter Olympics, WADA would allow individual cleared Russian athletes to compete...
- may be called elite athletes with disability. Competitors are typically organised into three broad categories: deaf athletes, athletes with a physical disability...
- by expanding it. The following is a list of sport's oldest professional athletes. "Safari Rally Kenya Entry List". "Los viejos la saben meter" (PDF). Marca...