Synonyms for athlete
- games player
- iron person
- muscle person
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ATHLETE
The athlete was not so far off that she needed to call very loud.
He liked to think that he was in the hands of Mark Snyder, as an athlete in the hands of his trainer.
A judge of men would have read him an athlete, perhaps in an unusual line.
No athlete or any laborer could ever possibly get the muscles you have all over.
The prince was an athlete, but the man holding him was at this moment made of iron.
She moved like an athlete, without effort and without constraint.
He entered the room with the heart of a boy, the presence of an athlete.
He has now given way to the athlete, who is quite a different type.
An athlete might manage it, he supposed, but he was not an athlete—he was a gentleman and a soldier.
The man over there who looks like a cross between a poet and an athlete.