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See also: Athletic


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athletic (comparative more athletic, superlative most athletic)

  1. (not comparable) having to do with athletes
    • Are you a member of the American Athletic Association?
  2. physically active
    • Since you're such an athletic person, you may wish to consider joining.
  3. having a muscular, well developed body, being in shape
    • You have such an athletic build--you must work out regularly.
  4. An attribute of a motion or play which requires fine physical ability
    • The center fielder made an athletic play to snatch the ball from over the fence.

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