What does Sports mean?

Definitions for Sports
spɔrts, spoʊrtsSports

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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.

Editors Contribution

  1. sports

    Plural form of the word sport.

    The children loved sports and being able and active and having fun together.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 29, 2020  

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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

How to pronounce Sports?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Sports in sign language?

  1. sports

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

Examples of Sports in a Sentence

  1. Colin Gregor:

    You realize how crazy Australians are about sports and how it creates such an amazing atmosphere around the Games, i think( in 2006) Scotland were playing Barbados in basketball and there was 5,000 people in to watch. I don't think we'd get 5,000 people in Scotland watching Scotland play Barbados in basketball.

  2. Noah Syken:

    We engage in partnerships like with The US Open, or any of our other sports partnerships, because we believe that people have a passion for tennis, if we can deliver an amazing experience through an activity that they love and believe in and spend their leisure time in, when they go back to their office and have a decision to make about what they're operating in The US Open, they'll think of IBM.

  3. Seattle Seahawks:

    I am the first to say there is no excuse for interceptions but at the same time the resilience of our football, that's what makes the day so special, i've been in a lot of games and I've played a lot of sports. I've seen a lot of sports and I think the resilience of our team is unmatchable. The character of the guys that we have and the belief of the guys, that is what makes the difference.

  4. Steven Stamkos:

    It’s been amazing to watch and obviously be a part of. This city is very deserving of that. We have very loyal fan bases and it’s a great sports town, at the end of the day we’re all sports fans. I grew up playing all those sports as a kid. You kind of dream that you could be a professional athlete in a different sport too.

  5. Heywood:

    Sports do not build character. They reveal it.

Images & Illustrations of Sports

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