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English definition of “sport”

sport

noun (GAME)    /spɔːt/ US  /spɔːrt/
A1 [C] a game, competition, or activity needing physical effort and skill that is played or done according to rules, for enjoyment and/or as a job: Football, cricket, and hockey are all team sports. I enjoy winter sports like skiing and skating.Sports and games generally A1 [U] UK all types of physical activity that people do to keep healthy or for enjoyment: She used to do/play a lot of sport when she was younger.Sports and games generally [U] old-fashioned enjoyment in doing thingsGeneral words for fun
(Definition of sport noun (GAME) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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