Search Result for "swimmer":
1. a trained athlete who participates in swimming meets;
- Example: "he was an Olympic swimmer"
2. a person who travels through the water by swimming;
- Example: "he is not a good swimmer"
[syn: swimmer, natator, bather]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Swimmer \Swim"mer\, n. 1. One who swims. [1913 Webster] 2. (Far.) A protuberance on the leg of a horse. [1913 Webster] 3. (Zool.) A swimming bird; one of the natatores. [1913 Webster] Little swimmer (Zool.), a phalarope. [1913 Webster]