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Definition of Olympic


  1. Alt. of games
  2. Of or pertaining to Olympus, a mountain of Thessaly, fabled as the seat of the gods, or to Olympia, a small plain in Elis.

Olympic Quotations

The dullest Olympic sport is curling, whatever 'curling' means.
Andy Rooney

Figure skating is an unlikely Olympic event but its good television. It's sort of a combination of gymnastics and ballet. A little sexy too which doesn't hurt.
Andy Rooney

I don't respond well to the Olympic noise, which is the noise of nationalistic triumphalism.
Tom Stoppard

The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not winning but taking part; the essential thing in life is not conquering but fighting well.
Pierre de Coubertin

People always say I'm a legend, but I'm not. Not until I've defended my Olympic titles. That's when I've decided I'll be a legend.
Usain Bolt
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Olympic Translations

olympic in Italian is olimpionico

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