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English adjective: Olympian

1. Olympian of the region of Olympia in Greece or its inhabitants

SamplesOlympian plain.


2. Olympian of or pertaining to the greater gods of ancient Greece whose abode was Mount Olympus

SamplesOlympian deities.

3. olympian majestic in manner or bearing; superior to mundane matters

SamplesHis majestic presence.
Olympian detachment.
Olympian beauty and serene composure.




4. olympian far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree

SamplesA night of exceeding darkness.
An exceptional memory.
Olympian efforts to save the city from bankruptcy.
The young Mozart's prodigious talents.

Synonymsexceeding, exceptional, prodigious, surpassing



English noun: Olympian

1. Olympian (person) an athlete who participates in the Olympic games

Broader (hypernym)athlete, jock

2. Olympian (person) a classical Greek god after the overthrow of the Titans

SynonymsOlympic god

Instance hypernymGreek deity

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