Definitions for sportingˈspɔr tɪŋ, ˈspoʊr-
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clean, sporting, sporty, sportsmanlike(adj)
exhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play
"a clean fight"; "a sporting solution of the disagreement"; "sportsmanlike conduct"
relating to or used in sports
"sporting events"; "sporting equipment"
involving risk or willingness to take a risk
"a sporting chance"; "sporting blood"
dissipated, betting, card-playing, sporting(adj)
preoccupied with the pursuit of pleasure and especially games of chance
"led a dissipated life"; "a betting man"; "a card-playing son of a bitch"; "a gambling fool"; "sporting gents and their ladies"
Pertaining to sports
He got a job in a sporting goods store.
Quite sporting of you to call that foul on yourself.
Having a reasonable chance of success.
A sporting chance? I wouldn't call even him a long-shot?
of pertaining to, or engaging in, sport or sporrts; exhibiting the character or conduct of one who, or that which, sports
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