Definition of silver medal in English:

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silver medal

Pronunciation: /ˈsilvər ˈmedl/


A medal made of or colored silver, customarily awarded for second place in a race or other competition.
Example sentences
  • Anthony Ricketts is a 23 year-old who won a silver medal at the Commonwealth Games in Manchester.
  • This earned the Horsforth athlete the silver medal with only five centimetres separating him from the winner.
  • For Garcia it was a second silver medal at the World Championships.

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Syllabification: sil·ver med·al

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