(also the Olympics ( • trademark in the UK))
- 1A sports festival held every four years in different venues, instigated by the Frenchman Baron de Coubertin (1863–1937) in 1896. Athletes representing more than 200 countries compete for gold, silver, and bronze medals in more than twenty sports. See also Winter Olympics.
More definitions of Olympic GamesDefinition of Olympic Games in:
- The US English dictionary