medalist


med·al·ist

noun \ˈme-dəl-ist\

: a person who receives or wins a medal

Full Definition of MEDALIST

1
:  a designer, engraver, or maker of medals
2
:  a recipient of a medal as an award

Variants of MEDALIST

med·al·ist or med·al·list \ˈme-dəl-ist\

First Known Use of MEDALIST

1685

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