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
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