Definitions for sportingˈspɔr tɪŋ, ˈspoʊr-
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word sporting
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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Rank popularity for the word 'sporting' in Adjectives Frequency: #989
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Sporting goods will remain in fashion (in China) and are in strong demand.
Otherwise those clubs will lose their sporting competitiveness in the medium and long term.
It’s the first time we’ve seen an advertiser be reactive during a sporting event on YouTube.
Trump or no Trump, we are approaching this sort of like a sporting event: You play your own game.
These very useful exchanges confirmed it makes sense for Paris to bid for this unique sporting event.
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