medalnoun [C]uk /ˈmed.əl/ us /ˈmed.əl/
- The two athletes are competing for the gold medal.
- The medal is being keenly contested by eight gymnasts.
- The gold medal continues to elude her.
- Despite fierce competition she made a gallant effort to win the first medal of the championships.
- The gold medal slipped from his grasp in the last moments of the race.