Synonyms for Athletics:

n.

acrobatics, athlete, caber, athletic, event, discus, the broad jump, gymnastics, distance, games, cross country, decathlon. act (noun)
sport.
athletics (noun)
athletic competition, athletic contest, sport.
sports (noun)
games.

Other synonyms:

athletic, athlete, decathlon, discus, the broad jump, caber. event. cross country. distance. Other relevant words:
athlete, acrobatics, athletic, distance, gymnastics, decathlon, caber, event, games, discus.

Usage examples for athletics

  1. Deprived them of recreation, kept them from taking part in athletics kept them from getting proper exercise because they have known of no way to escape the danger that lies in sudden movements. – Cluthe's Advice to the Ruptured by Chas. Cluthe & Sons