Meaning of SWIMMER in English

SWIMMER

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a champion swimmer/boxer/cyclist etc

Lester Piggott is a former champion jockey.

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

good

Luckily, I am a good swimmer , so I managed to keep my head out of the milk.

She was a good swimmer in her blue swimsuit.

Her movements were fluid, economical and beautiful to watch, like those of a good swimmer .

He is a good swimmer - quite good enough, and quite mature enough in that way, to respect flood water.

He was also a good swimmer diver and horseman, as well as a fencer.

strong

They became strong and agile swimmers , still vulnerable to attack but much less so than the invertebrates.

He had always been a strong short-course swimmer , competing in collegiate 25-yard pools.

He was said to have been a strong swimmer .

Are you a strong spiritual swimmer ?

young

President Kennedy, who as a young competitive swimmer had learned the Kahanamoku Kick, asked to meet him.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

On weekends, there's not enough room for all the boats and swimmers.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

And because dense bones tend to sink, black swimmers need to work much harder and expend more energy to keep afloat.

She was a good swimmer in her blue swimsuit.

The Everton swimmer won five events in the 13 years group.

The pool had just been cleaned and called out for swimmers.

The water edge brimmed with children the waves with surf riders the deep with indefatigable crawl swimmers flashing spray over wet heads.

There was a call from another old-time swimmer , some one who just had to say hello to Doc.

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