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athletics

noun

1 athletics

An active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition.

synonym: sport.

Roget 720: contention, strife; contest, contestation; struggle; belligerency; opposition etc. 708.    controversy, polemics; debate etc. (discussion) ... show more

Roget 159: strength; power etc. 157; energy etc. 171; vigor, force; main force, physical force, brute force; spring, elasticity, ... show more

Dutch: sport
Polish: sport



2 athletics

A contest between athletes.

synonyms: athletic competition, athletic contest.

Dutch: sportevenement
Polish: lekka atletyka, lekkoatletyka

3 athletics

Participation in sports events as an extracurricular activity.


Moby thesaurus: Rugby, acrobatics, agonistics, amusement, association football, bathing, breather, calisthenics, diversion, drill, entertainment, exercise, exercising, games, gymnastic exercises, gymnastics, isometrics, natation, palaestra, pastime ... show more.

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