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  Definition of sport
  1. an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
  2. the occupation of athletes who compete for pay
  3. verbal wit (often at another''s expense but not to be taken seriously); "he became a figure of fun"
  4. (Maine colloquial) temporary summer resident of inland Maine
  5. (biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration
  6. someone who engages in sports
  7. play boisterously; "The children frolicked in the garden"; "the gamboling lambs in the meadows"; "The toddlers romped in the playroom"
  8. wear or display in an ostentatious or proud manner; "she was sporting a new hat"
Similar Words: athletics, fun, play, mutant, mutation, variation, sportsman, sportswoman, frolic, lark, rollick, skylark, disport, cavort, gambol, frisk, romp, run around, lark about, feature, boast

 

Hyponyms: rock climbing, contact sport, outdoor sport, field sport, gymnastics, gymanstic exercise, track and field, skiing, water sport, aquatics, rowing, row, archery, sledding, skating, racing, riding, horseback riding, equitation, cycling, blood sport, athletic game, judo, spectator sport, team sport, professional boxing, professional wrestling, sumo, professional golf, professional football, professional baseball, professional basketball, professional tennis, jocosity, jocularity, waggery, waggishness, drollery, clowning, comedy, funniness, pun, punning, wordplay, paronomasia, freak, monster, monstrosity, lusus naturae

 

Derivational Morphology: frolic, lark, rollick, skylark, disport, cavort, gambol, frisk, romp, run around, lark about, deviate, vary, diverge, depart, mutate, play, caper, romper, athletics, escapade, feature, feature article

 

Anagrams: strop

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 運動   Croatian: sport  
Dutch: sport   Finnish: urheilulaji  
French: sport   German: Sport  
Hungarian: sport   Icelandic: íþrótt  
Indonesian: olah raga   Italian: sport  
Japanese: 運動   Korean: 스포츠  
Maltese: sport   Portuguese: esporte  
Russian: спорт   Spanish: deporte  
Swedish: sport  
 
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