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"sports" in British English

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sportsadjective [before noun]

uk   /spɔːts/  us   /spɔːrts/
(Definition of sports from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sports" in American English

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sportsadjective [not gradable]

 us   /spɔrts, spoʊrts/
connected with sports: He only ​reads the sports ​section of the ​newspaper.
(Definition of sports from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sports”
in Arabic رِياضة…
in Korean 운동의, 운동에 관한…
in Portuguese esportivo…
in Catalan esportiu, d’esport…
in Japanese (後ろに名詞を伴い)スポーツ~…
in Chinese (Simplified) 体育运动的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 體育運動的…
in Italian sport…
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