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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
hopeamitali
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.
Swabi with seven silver medals securing 70 points after taking runners-up trophies in Tug of war, kabaddi, squash, tennis, karate, volleyball, basketball and Malakand got third position with 45 points after winning runners-up trophies in judo, wrestling, athletics and gymnastic.
There was a tough competition between both Bannu and Lakki Marwat for the overall trophy with Bannu recorded 144 points after winning three gold medal and two silver medals in the total 15 different for the male while Lakki Marwat got runners-up trophy with 111 points after winning two gold medal and 13 silver medals.
National Paralympic team of Kyrgyzstan won two silver medals at the World Powerlifting Cup, which took place from February 16-22 in Dubai (UAE).
He also participated in the IKA Olympic Culinary Competition in Germany where he won three silver medals.
PESHAWAR -- Hazara Region outclassed competitors from Peshawar by securing 11 gold and as many silver medals and won the overall first position in the provincial round of the National Youth Carnival here on Sunday.
The Iranian athletes have also garnered 3 silver medals in the tournament.
Summary: Ashgabat [Turkmenistan], Sept 23 (ANI): Cyclist Deborah Herold produced a rich vein of form as she scalped two silver medals on the seventh day of the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games here at Ashgabat last evening.
Overall, Filipino jiu-jitsu fighters ended their campaign with two gold and two silver medals, surpassing the Philippine medal tally of one gold and two bronzes in the 2013 Incheon edition of the AIMAG.
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