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sport·ing man

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  1. sporting mannoun

    someone who leads a merry existence; especially a gambler on the outcome of sporting events

  2. sporting man, outdoor mannoun

    someone who enjoys outdoor activities


  1. sporting man

    The sporting man culture involves men leading hedonistic lifestyles that include keeping mistresses as well excessive eating, drinking, smoking, gambling, and big game hunting. It is applied to a large group of middle- and upper-class men in the mid-19th century, most often in Great Britain and the United States. The definition has little to do with actually playing sports. Edward VII and his companion "Sporting Joe" Aylesford are regarded as practitioners of the sporting man culture.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sporting man in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sporting man in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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