silver medal

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silver medal

n
(General Sporting Terms) a medal of silver awarded to a competitor who comes second in a contest or race. Compare gold medal, bronze medal

sil′ver med′al


n.
a medal, traditionally of silver, awarded to a person or team finishing second in a competition.
Compare bronze medal, gold medal.
[1905–10]
sil′ver med′alist, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.silver medal - a trophy made of silver (or having the appearance of silver) that is usually awarded for winning second place in a competitionsilver medal - a trophy made of silver (or having the appearance of silver) that is usually awarded for winning second place in a competition
trophy, prize - something given as a token of victory
Translations
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medaglia d'argento
silvermedalj
References in classic literature ?
and decorates them with silver medals hearing the impression of
de P 's life Razumov resolved to have a good try for the silver medal.
If we gave prizes at this establishment (but we only keep blanks), you should have the first silver medal, for taking me up so quick.
She has won two silver medals in the 5K race/walk competition at the World Veterans Athletics Championships (WAVA), and she has been competing at the world level since 1991.
In November this year, Arizona Stronghold was awarded the great honor of receiving four Gold Medals of American Excellence in addition to five Silver Medals of Merit and one additional nomination at the Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition.
KHANEWAL -- Karate girls of Khanewal won the interdistrict U16 girls Karate competition by winning four gold and one silver medals to snatch top position with 70 points in Multan division.
Leah Pattison struck gold, while Jamie Wilson and George Stewart claimed silver medals.
Peshawar took 43 points with gold medal in 100m, 200m, 1500m and 4X100 gold and silver medals in 100m, 400m, and 1500m besides bronze in 200m, 400m, and Javelin throw.
The silver medals were won by weightlifter Karem Ben Hneya (U-69Kg) who earned two medals at snatch and clean and jerk.
Robyn laid claim to a gold and a bronze and Liam scored a brace of silver medals.
TEHRAN, (SANA) -- The Syrian kickboxing team won 2 gold medals, 4 silver medals and 1 bronze medal in the World Kickboxing Championship held in Iran with the participation of 32 countries.
Abdulrahman Al-Bader won two silver medals in two different categories,