Examples of athlete in a Sentence
Athletes from around the world will be competing at the Olympics.
She was quite an athlete as a child.
Recent Examples of athlete from the Web
The dynamic athlete was a college All-American as a cornerback and return man, pulling down six interceptions with four punt return scores during his sophomore campaign alone.
Here are some of Kerasidis' determinations: A concussed athlete is more likely to sustain a repeat concussion, with the greatest risk in the first seven days.
Back in the 1980s the best athletes were on defense.
The three-star athlete might be the safest bet to pick UK next year among Kentucky 2019 prospects.
Lubowich said the athletes are fast learners helping to compensate for their lack of experience.
The Associated Press ranked him second only to Babe Ruth on its list of athletes of the century.
Being an athlete and a student isn't always easy for her.
CSLi launched three years ago with a mission to cultivate the character development, leadership skills and long-term welfare of athletes and coaches.
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Origin and Etymology of athlete
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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