Definitions for sportsspɔrts, spoʊrts

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sportsspɔrts, spoʊrts(adj.)

  1. Category: Clothing, Common Vocabulary, Sport

    Ref: sport (defs. 13, 14). 15 16

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  1. sports(Noun)

    Plural form of sport.


  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

Anagrams of sports

  1. strops

Translations for sports

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(American also sport ) designed, or suitable, for sport

a sports centre; sports equipment.

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