Translation of "sport" - English-Spanish dictionary

sport

noun uk /spɔːt/ us /spɔrt/

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.

(Translation 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

(Translation of “sport” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)