Definitions for sportsspɔrts, spoʊrts

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Wiktionary

  1. sports(Noun)

    Plural form of sport.

Freebase

  1. Sports

    Sport refers to a competitive physical activity. Sport is generally recognised as activities based in physical athleticism or physical dexterity. Sports are usually governed by rules to ensure fair competition and consistent adjudication of the winner. Records of performance are often kept and reported in sport news. Sport is a major source of entertainment with spectator sports drawing large crowds and reaching wider audiences through sports broadcasting.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Sports

    Activities or games, usually involving physical effort or skill. Reasons for engagement in sports include pleasure, competition, and/or financial reward.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sports' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2427

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sports' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2143

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sports in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sports in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. George Will:

    Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.

  2. Ernest Hemingway:

    Auto racing, bull fighting, and mountain climbing are the only real sports. . . all others are games.

  3. Peter Shankman:

    Sports trends are definitely growing as more sports teams embrace what they can do, when you give people an outlet and order to create something, you’re forgetting that people inherently want to be funny and want to be seen.

  4. Mitch Abrams:

    People assume sports are safe, but there is an ugly underbelly we need to be mindful of, sports are a microcosm of our society, and until our society becomes more civil there is no reason to expect to see more civility in sports.

  5. Vitaly Mutko:

    The Russian Sports Ministry supports and welcomes the decision made by WADA because The Russian Sports Ministry has showed a willingness to understand the situation, rather than stick to the rulebook, they were ready to study how long The Russian Sports Ministry would take for meldonium to be eliminated from the body of an athlete.

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