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
Its athletes aren't shrouded behind masks, helmets or hats as in football, hockey and baseball, which has helped them become instantly recognizable celebrities, known around the world by an increasingly global audience.
The Academic All-MAC honor is for student-athletes who excel in athletics and academics.
Two North Korean skaters have qualified to compete in the games, but the regime in the capital of Pyongyang has yet to announce whether its athletes will participate, the International Olympic Committee said.
Cincinnati Enquirer readers now can vote for their favorite winter athletes of the week on their desktop, the cincinnati.com mobile web or cincinnati.com App once a day.
Six of their athletes play the entire game, on offense and defense, and another half-dozen have roles on each side of the ball.
Kirsten Gillibrand, the mayor of San Juan, black professional athletes, Bob Corker, Snoop Dogg, the F.B.I., Obamacare, late-night TV hosts, Mark Cuban, and Amazon=bad.
Individuals nominated high school coaches that have made a difference in the lives of student-athletes.
For the 20th year, Deer Valley will host men’s and women’s FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup events in moguls and aerials Jan. 10-12.Various countries’ national Olympic teams are expected to select their athletes during or after the events.
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Origin and Etymology of athlete
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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