Definition of Paralympian in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌperəˈlimpēən/


A competitor in the Paralympic Games.
Example sentences
  • Bradford's sole Paralympian, Pete Finbow, is confident Great Britain will be in the mix for men's wheelchair basketball medals.
  • As a Paralympian, the disabled athletes are forever reaching out with a helping hand.
  • Next summer she aims to become Wales' youngest ever Paralympian.

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Syllabification: Par·a·lym·pi·an

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