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English definition of “gamesmanship”


noun [U]     /ˈɡeɪmz.mən.ʃɪp/ informal
the activity of trying to win a game by doing things that are not really breaking the rules but are intended to destroy the confidence of the other playerCompeting in sportCompeting and contending (non-sporting)
(Definition of gamesmanship noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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