English version

silver medal

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Sport
silver medalˌsilver ˈmedal noun [countable]  DSa medal made of silver that is given to the person who finishes second in a race or competitionsilver medallist noun [countable]
Examples from the Corpus
silver medalBut realistically, the best anyone can hope for in 1996 is a silver medal.In 1964, he won a silver medal in the 400 metres relay at the Tokyo Olympics.His silver medal was therefore a tribute to his talent.I eased down, just holding on for the silver medal, but it was the end of my Commonwealth Games.Q: Would you have been satisfied with the bronze or the silver medal?
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