athletenoun [C]uk /ˈæθ.liːt/ us /ˈæθ.liːt/
- She's an immensely talented young athlete.
- He is a father, sales manager, and athlete all rolled into one.
- Her new trainer has promised to make an olympic athlete of her.
- If an athlete makes a false start, the race must be restarted.
- He is currently considered to be the best British athlete.