What does olympics mean?

Definitions for olympics

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Olympic Games, Olympics, Olympiad(noun)

    the modern revival of the ancient games held once every 4 years in a selected country


  1. Olympics

    A modified revival of the ancient Olympian games, consisting of international athletic games, races, etc., now held once in four years, the first having been at Athens in 1896. There are now two sets of modern Olympic games, the summer games and the winter games. Both had been held every four years, in the same year, but in 1998 for the first time the winter games began to be held two years after the summer games, though each series is still held only once every four years. The number and types of sports contests held at the olympics has greatly expanded from the original number.


  1. Olympics(ProperNoun)

    The Olympic Games.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of olympics in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of olympics in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Shaun White:

    I’m here to talk about the Olympics.

  2. Kim Rhode:

    Definitely not going to be my last Olympics, win, lose or draw.

  3. Will Connell:

    As we get closer to the Olympics the guidance could get updated.

  4. Yusra Mardini:

    I want to go to the Olympics. It is a once-in-a-lifetime chance.

  5. The Indian:

    I think the Olympics is a huge stage for India in terms of golf.

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