What does Athletics mean?

Definitions for Athleticsæθˈlɛt ɪks

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Athletics.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sport, athletics(noun)

    an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition

  2. athletic contest, athletic competition, athletics(noun)

    a contest between athletes

  3. athletics(noun)

    participation in sports events as an extracurricular activity


  1. athletics(Noun)

    Physical activities such as sports and games requiring stamina, fitness and skill.

  2. athletics(Noun)

    A group of sporting activities which includes track and field, road running, cross country running and racewalking.

  3. Athletics(ProperNoun)

    The team The Oakland Athletics, previously Kansas City Athletics and Philadelphia Athletics.

  4. Athletics(ProperNoun)

    Nickname for many athletic teams whose full name includes "Athletics".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Athletics(noun)

    the art of training by athletic exercises; the games and sports of athletes


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Athletics in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Athletics in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Rupert Pratt:

    Athletics isn't a merchandising machine like football is.

  2. Vitaly Stepanov:

    She said :' In Russian athletics I will be hated even more now,'.

  3. Kipchoge Keino:

    It is no longer just a threat, they think Athletics Kenya is sweeping doping issues under the carpet.

  4. Stan Laing:

    This is the first time I've ever witnessed and experienced (anything like this) in the realm of athletics.

  5. Isaac Mwangi:

    Kenya is doing the best it can, for us, athletics is a national matter, it brings a lot of national pride.

Images & Illustrations of Athletics

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