silver medal


noun

a medal, traditionally of silver or silver in color, awarded to a person or team finishing second in a competition, meet, or tournament.

Nearby words

  1. silver jenny,
  2. silver jubilee,
  3. silver leaf,
  4. silver lining,
  5. silver maple,
  6. silver mound,
  7. silver nitrate,
  8. silver paper,
  9. silver perch,
  10. silver plate

Also silver.


Related formssilver medalist, noun

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silver medal

noun

a medal of silver awarded to a competitor who comes second in a contest or raceCompare gold medal, bronze medal
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