Olympic

adjective
Olym·​pic | \ ə-ˈlim-pik How to pronounce Olympic (audio) , ō- \

Definition of Olympic

2 : of or relating to the Olympic Games

Examples of Olympic in a Sentence

She won an Olympic medal in diving.

First Known Use of Olympic

1590, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of Olympic was in 1590

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“Olympic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Olympic. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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Olympic

adjective
How to pronounce Olympic (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of Olympic

: of or relating to the Olympics

Olympic

adjective
Olym·​pic | \ ə-ˈlim-pik How to pronounce Olympic (audio) , ō- \

Kids Definition of Olympic

: of or relating to the Olympic Games

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