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sport

noun   /spɔːt/
A1 a game or activity that people do to keep healthy or for enjoyment, often competing against each other deporte winter sports team sports
A1 [no plural] UK ( US sports) all types of physical activity that people do to keep healthy or for enjoyment deporte She used to do a lot of sport when she was younger.
sports [plural] ( UK usually sport)
A1 all types of physical activity that people do to keep healthy or for enjoyment deporte She is really good at sports.
(Definition of sport from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

sport

noun /spoːt/
games or competitions involving physical activity deporte She’s very keen on sport of all kinds.
a particular game or amusement of this kind deporte Hunting, shooting and fishing are not sports I enjoy.
a good-natured and obliging person buena persona He’s a good sport to agree to do that for us!
fun; amusement diversión I only did it for sport.
sporting adjective
of, or concerned with, sports deportivo the sporting world.
(opposite unsporting) showing fairness and kindness or generosity, especially if unexpected caballeroso a sporting gesture.
sports adjective
(American also sport) designed, or suitable, for sport deportivo a sports centre sports equipment.
sporty adjective ( comparative sportier, superlative sportiest)
(especially British) (of a person) liking or good at sport; athletic Deportivo She’s quite a sporty person.
(of clothes) attractive in a bright informal way Interesante a sporty jacket.
Deportivo (of a car) fast, elegant, and expensive.
sports car noun
a small, fast car with only two seats. coche deportivo
sports jacket noun
a type of jacket for men, designed for casual wear. chaqueta de sport
sportsman /ˈspoːts-/ noun ( feminine sportswoman, plural sportsmen, sportswomen)
a person who takes part in sports deportista He is a very keen sportsman.
a person who shows a spirit of fairness and generosity in sport buen jugador; buena jugadora He’s a real sportsman who doesn’t seem to care if he wins or loses.
sportswear noun
clothing designed for playing sports in. trajes de sport
a sporting chance noun
a reasonably good chance bastantes posibilidades She definitely has a sporting chance of winning the race.
(Definition of sport from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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