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Olympian

adjective uk   /əˈlɪm.pi.ən/  us   /oʊ-/ literary
having the qualities of a god: She has maintained an Olympian detachment from (= avoided being involved with and worried by) the everyday business of the office.

Olympian

noun [C] uk   /əˈlɪm.pi.ən/  us   /oʊ-/ mainly US
a competitor in the Olympic Games
Translations of “Olympian”
in Chinese (Traditional) 似神的, 威嚴的,超凡的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 似神的, 威严的,超凡的…
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