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noun 
  1. (countable) any athletic activity that uses physical skills, often competitive
  2. (countable) a person who exhibits either good or bad sportsmanship
    • Jen may have won, but she was sure a poor ; she laughed at the loser.
    • The loser was a good , and congratulated Jen on her performance.
      1. (countable) somebody who behaves or reacts in an admirable manner, a good sport
    • You're such a ! You never get upset when we tease you.
      1. (countable) a toy; a plaything; an object of mockery.
      2. (uncountable) gaming for money as in racing, hunting, fishing
      3. (context, biology, botany, zoology, countable) a plant or an animal, or part of a plant or animal, which has some peculiarity not usually seen in the species; an abnormal variety or growth. The term encompasses both mutants and organisms with non-genetic developmental abnormalities such as birth defects.
      4. (slang) (countable) A sportsman; a gambler, one who consorts with less than reputable people, including prostitutes.
      5. (context, obsolete, uncountable) An amorous dalliance.
    • Charlie and Lisa enjoyed a bit of after their hike.
adjective 
  1. suitable for use in athletic activities
    • Jen has a new pair of shoes, and a new sports bra.
Etymology: From desporte, from deportare


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