What does medalist mean?

Definitions for medalist
ˈmɛd l ɪstmedal·ist

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. medalist, medallistnoun

    someone who has won a medal

  2. medalist, medallist, medal winnernoun

    (golf) the winner at medal play of a tournament


  1. medalistnoun

    One who has received a medal; one who has medalled.

  2. medalistnoun

    An engraver, designer or collector of medals.

  3. Etymology: From medal "award" + -ist

Webster Dictionary

  1. Medalistnoun

    a person that is skilled or curious in medals; a collector of medals

  2. Medalistnoun

    a designer of medals

  3. Medalistnoun

    one who has gained a medal as the reward of merit

  4. Etymology: [Cf. F. mdailliste, It. medaglista.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of medalist in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of medalist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of medalist in a Sentence

  1. Johan Clarey:

    When you’re a medalist, whether you’re 20 or 41, it doesn’t matter, it’s just an Olympic medal.

  2. Tiger Woods:

    I haven't been out here playing like this. I had n’t played any holes until today, i know people have said I've played holes back at Medalist, but I have n’t. This is actually the first time I’ve played holes since Wyndham. It's been a while.

  3. Jonathan Scott:

    I applaud Charlie Sheen for coming out publicly, it was a huge milestone in the HIV epidemic when Magic Johnson came out, then Rock Hudson and Greg Louganis as a Olympic medalist. That was over 25 years ago. HIV may not be fatal and incurable as it was then, yet at the same time there are many people to help and much to do.

  4. Paul Casey:

    I think it gets knocked quite a bit, doesn't it? it's like ‘Why do we need it?’ But the guys that are here are very aware what this means to one person. Well, it will be three medals, but to the gold medalist, it's massive.

  5. Caroline Dubois:

    It’s mad how the level, the experience, the talent has all gone up, there’s so many talented people here with so many great styles. When Katie Taylor and Natasha were here, there were a few standout talents, like them and (two-time U.S. gold medalist) Claressa Shields. There were a few girls who were just above the rest. But the level has just gone up so much. Everything is even. Everybody is so talented.

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