Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who has received a medal.
  • n. Sports The winner at medal play in a golf tournament.
  • n. One who designs, makes, or collects medals.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who has received a medal; one who has medalled.
  • n. An engraver, designer or collector of medals.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A person that is skilled or curious in medals; a collector of medals.
  • n. A designer of medals.
  • n. One who has gained a medal as the reward of merit.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An engraver, stamper, or molder of medals.
  • n. One who is skilled in medals.
  • n. One who has gained a medal as a reward of merit.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who has won a medal
  • n. (golf) the winner at medal play of a tournament

Etymologies

From medal "award" + -ist (Wiktionary)

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