Definitions for: Athletics


[n] an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
[n] participation in sports events as an extracurricular activity
[n] a contest between athletes



Webster (1913) Definition: Ath*let"ics, n.
The art of training by athletic exercises; the games and
sports of athletes.

Synonyms: athletic competition, athletic contest, sport

See Also: aquatics, archery, athletic game, bloodsport, competition, contact sport, contest, cycling, decathlon, diversion, equitation, extracurricular activity, field sport, gymnastics, hop-step-and-jump, horseback riding, judo, meet, Olympiad, Olympic Games, Olympics, outdoor sport, pentathlon, prelim, preliminary, racing, recreation, riding, row, rowing, skating, skiing, sledding, Special Olympics, sports meeting, team sport, track and field, triple jump, tug-of-war, water sport

Try our:
Scrabble Word Finder

Scrabble Cheat

Words With Friends Cheat

Hanging With Friends Cheat

Scramble With Friends Cheat

Ruzzle Cheat



Related Resources:
l letter animals
j letter animals