What does the word athletic mean?

Usage examples for athletic

  1. And Washington was a strong athletic youth of fiery passions, which, given free rein, would have made him a successful Indian chief. – The French in the Heart of America by John Finley
  2. Mr. Till was not athletic. – A Hero of Romance by Richard Marsh
  3. " Then jump on this 'bus, and we'll go to my club," said the General, swinging his lean, athletic body up the stairs of a passing motor- 'bus as he spoke. – Back To Billabong by Mary Grant Bruce