Athletically
Athletic Ath`let"ic, a. [L. athleticus, Gr. ?. See {Athlete}.] 1. Of or pertaining to athletes or to the exercises practiced by them; as, athletic games or sports. [1913 Webster]

2. Befitting an athlete; strong; muscular; robust; vigorous; as, athletic Celts. ``Athletic soundness.'' --South. -- {Ath*let"ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • athletically — adv. Athletically is used with these adjectives: ↑gifted …   Collocations dictionary

  • athletically — athletic ► ADJECTIVE 1) fit and good at sport. 2) relating to athletics. DERIVATIVES athletically adverb athleticism noun …   English terms dictionary

  • athletically — adverb see athletic …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • athletically — See athletic. * * * …   Universalium

  • athletically — adverb In an athletic manner …   Wiktionary

  • athletically — adv. in an athletic manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • athletically — ath·let·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • athletically — See: athletic …   English dictionary

  • athletically — adverb see athletic …   Useful english dictionary

  • quasi-athletically — adv. * * * …   Universalium

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