Definition of Special Olympics in English:

Special Olympics

noun

  • An international competition, modeled on the Olympic Games, in which mentally and physically handicapped athletes compete.

    • ‘The Special Olympics Committee will hold a meeting on Monday.’
    • ‘They will hold a table quiz in aid of the Special Olympics.’
    • ‘They helped out with a Special Olympics tournament.’
    • ‘The First International Special Olympics Games were held at Soldier Field, Chicago, in 1968.’
    • ‘There will be a Special Olympics Committee meeting.’
    • ‘A mural on the back wall depicts a Special Olympics event circa 1970.’
    • ‘They will hold a special Table Quiz in aid of the World Special Olympics on Thursday.’
    • ‘The Special Olympics Network will host a meeting in Jordan's Pub.’
    • ‘Some of the strawberries were served at a Special Olympics event.’
    • ‘He was selected as the 2004 Special Olympics Male Athlete of the Year.’
    • ‘the Special Olympics meant a lot of races.’
    • ‘The guest speaker will be the CEO of Special Olympics Ireland.’
    • ‘I spent my day helping to prepare for a Special Olympics event to be held in Connecticut this weekend.’
    • ‘Jimmy had a hand in establishing a Special Olympics program at the base.’
    • ‘Good luck to Nicola Carroll who is going to Dublin to compete in the Special Olympics.’
    • ‘Girls from fifth class are helping at a Special Olympics Table Tennis day at Moore Abbey.’