What does athleticism mean?

Definitions for athleticism
-əˌsɪz əmath·leti·cism

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. athleticism, strenuosity(noun)

    intense energy

    "his music is characterized by a happy athleticism"


  1. athleticism(Noun)

    The state of being an athlete, or of taking part in athletic events.

  2. athleticism(Noun)

    A show of athletic prowess.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Athleticism(noun)

    the practice of engaging in athletic games; athletism

How to pronounce athleticism?

  1. Alex
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How to say athleticism in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of athleticism in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of athleticism in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of athleticism in a Sentence

  1. Kansas City:

    It was an unconventional way to score a run, but that was Royals baseball, the Royals ' did it on speed and athleticism.

  2. Alan Krause:

    It's a unique combination of athleticism and engineering. Both are critical to the performance, there's a mental component, too.

  3. Golf Channel:

    His golf swing has changed so much, it's almost been completely stripped of all its athleticism, his swing has completely changed, and it looks to me like he's in a very tough spot, and who knows if he'll ever find his way back.

  4. Theodore Roosevelt:

    I am delighted to have you play football. I believe in rough, manly sports. But I do not believe in them if they degenerate into the sole end of any one's existence. I don't want you to sacrifice standing well in your studies to any over-athleticism and I need not tell you that character counts for a great deal more than either intellect or body in winning success in life. Athletic proficiency is a mighty good servant, and like so many other good servants, a mighty bad master.

  5. Greg Fischer:

    Muhammad Ali belonged to the world, but Muhammad Ali only had one hometown, and fortunately, that is our great city of Louisville, muhammad Ali became one of the most well-known people to ever walk the Earth and has left a legacy of humanitarianism and athleticism that has inspired billions of people. TRUMP FLOATS POSSIBILITY OF PARDONING MUHAMMAD ALI Alis widow, Muhammad Ali, said in a news release from the board that she is proud of the name change. She said that although Muhammad Ali was a.

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