athletic type

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n athletic type muscular and big-boned
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Usage

In literature:

Nineteen years old, athletic, modern type, college bred, 'boss of the show' (quotation).
"The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land" by Ralph Connor
He's the boisterous athletic type.
"In the Wilderness" by Robert Hichens
Billie Campbell was just the type of a straightforward, athletic girl to be successful as a practical Motor Maid.
"What Two Children Did" by Charlotte E. Chittenden
Tad Jones represents one of the highest types of college athletes.
"Football Days" by William H. Edwards
Billie Campbell was just the type of a straightforward, athletic girl to be successful as a practical Motor Maid.
"A Sweet Little Maid" by Amy E. Blanchard
He has now given way to the athlete, who is quite a different type.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
Wonderful type of the athletic Englishman, what-oh?
"Fore!" by Charles Emmett Van Loan
He was the type of a sinewy athlete.
"By Right of Sword" by Arthur W. Marchmont
He now became a nude and beardless youth, the type of the young athlete.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 3" by Various
He could row with quite some skill, being an athletic type.
"Missing at Marshlands" by Cleo Garis
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In news:

There may be no place on the planet that has a better assortment of endurance events for athletes of all types than the Denver-Boulder area.
Kurt Snibbe/ESPN.comTwitter missteps have led to fines and suspensions many athletes who type before they think.
I've never exactly been the athletic type.
The hybrid polytheurane training shorts for athletes of all activity types.
The young athlete is seen as a Brad Hawpe-type player who possesses good power at the plate and a strong arm.
In all my years of typing, few athletes have given me as many giggles as Rod Strickland.
With countless types of grains and concentrated feed available for performance horses, some horse owners might wish for a simpler approach to feeding their equine athlete.
We've all seen the ads and infomercials for the rubber bracelets that contain some type of metal or "negative ions " claiming to improve balance or increase performance among athletes.
Cross country athletes are just different types of human beings.
Cara Birnbaum wasn't the type?gung ho, athletic.
ESPN 150 athlete Alvin Bailey (Seffner, Fla./Armwood) gives the Florida Gators another Chris Rainey type, but maybe more of a natural, pure receiver.
From falling asleep in a tanning bed to hauling deer meat up a flight of stairs or playing video games, athletes have found all types of ways to injure themselves.
The Spartan Sprint is around 4 miles and will consist of 15 or more athletic based obstacles (think Crossfit type obstacles).
Trainers often categorize body types as ectomorph, mesomorph and endomorph, says personal trainer Becky Olson, who is also the group fitness supervisor for the Ogden Athletic Club in South Ogden.
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