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athlete

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  • nounperson involved in sports
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Synonyms for athlete

noun person involved in sports
  • animal
  • competitor
  • contestant
  • jock
  • player
  • professional
  • sport
  • amateur
  • challenger
  • contender
  • gorilla
  • jockey
  • shoulders
  • games player
  • iron person
  • muscle person
  • sportsperson
  • superjock

More words related to athlete

acrobat

noun. performer who does tricks, physical feats
  • aerialist
  • artist
  • athlete
  • balancer
  • clown
  • contortionist
  • dancer
  • funambulist
  • gymnast
  • performer
  • stunt person
  • trapezist
  • tumbler
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