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Athlete - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'Athlete' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Athlete [ n.]
- One who contended for a prize in the public games of ancient Greece or Rome.
- Any one trained to contend in exercises requiring great physical agility and strength; one who has great activity and strength; a champion.
- One fitted for, or skilled in, intellectual contests; as, athletes of debate.