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  Words related to athletics

Related / Similar Words: sport, athletic contest, athletic competition

 

Definition:
  • an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition;
  • participation in sports events as an extracurricular activity;
  • a contest between athletes;

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    Hyponyms: rock climbing, contact sport, outdoor sport, field sport, gymnastics, gymanstic exercise, track and field, skiing, water sport, aquatics, rowing, row, archery, sledding, skating, racing, riding, horseback riding, equitation, cycling, blood sport, athletic game, judo, spectator sport, team sport, decathlon, Olympic Games, Olympics, Olympiad, Special Olympics, preliminary, prelim, pentathlon, meet, sports meeting, triple jump, hop-step-and-jump, tug-of-war

     

    Derivational Morphology: frolic, lark, rollick, skylark, disport, sport, cavort, gambol, frisk, romp, run around, lark about

     

     
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