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Olympic

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adjective Olym·pic \ə-ˈlim-pik, ō-\

Simple Definition of Olympic

  • : of or relating to the Olympics

Full Definition of Olympic

  1. 1 :  2olympian 1

  2. 2 :  of or relating to the Olympic Games

Examples of olympic

  1. She won an Olympic medal in diving.



1590

First Known Use of olympic

1590



OLYMPIC Defined for Kids

Olympic

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adjective Olym·pic \ə-ˈlim-pik, ō-\

Definition of Olympic

  1. :  of or relating to the Olympic Games





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