olympian olympian  /oʊ ˈlɪm pi ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an athlete who participates in the Olympic games
  2. (n) a classical Greek god after the overthrow of the Titans
  3. (adj) of the region of Olympia in Greece or its inhabitants
  4. (adj) of or pertaining to the greater gods of ancient Greece whose abode was Mount Olympus
  5. (adj) majestic in manner or bearing; superior to mundane matters
  6. (adj) far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree

News

  1. Tulane's Avenger Field renamed in honor of Olympian David Berger

    WWLTV.com Email: webteam@wwltv.com | Twitter: @WWLTV NEW ORLEANS -- Tulane University paid homage to former student and 1972 Olympian David Berger by renaming Avenger Field in his honor. On Monday, the university officially renamed Avenger Field as David Berger Avenger Field. Berger, who trained at Avenger Field, was a victim of the terrorist attacks at the 1972 Munich Olympic games while ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans

  2. Olympian’s late brother inspiration to compete again

    She’s a two-time Olympian, seven-time Paralympian and former world record holder in wheelchair racing.  But she's more determined than ever to race again.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: KETV 7 Omaha

  3. Olympian location is all about control

    Hanson Engineering was selected to do a study now known as the 1997 Olympian Drive Study. However, it was not really a study at all. It was not told to find the best route to connect U.S. 45 to I-57, but instead was given a "corridor" in which to connect the two. read more
    on June 7, 2013     Source: IlliniHQ.com

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cursory cursory
/ˈkɜr sə ri /