Synonyms of athletic in English:

athletic


See definition of athletic

adjective

1‘his shirt did not hide his athletic physique’

SYNONYMS
muscular, muscly, sturdy, strapping, well built, powerfully built, strong, powerful, robust, able-bodied, vigorous, hardy, lusty, hearty, hale and hearty, brawny, burly, broad-shouldered, thickset, Herculean
fit, fighting fit, as fit as a fiddle, as fit as a flea, in good shape, in good trim, in trim, in tip-top condition, aerobicized, healthy, in good health, bursting with health, in fine fettle, as strong as an ox, as strong as a horse, as strong as a lion
British in rude health
informal sporty, husky, hunky, beefy, ripped, shredded
North American informal buff
US informal jacked
dated stalwart
literary thewy, stark
technical mesomorphic
ANTONYMS

weak, frail

2‘they were banned from the athletic events’

SYNONYMS
sporting, sports, games, gymnastic
competitive