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English definition of “sport”

sport

noun (PERSON)    /spɔːt/ US  /spɔːrt/
[C] old-fashioned informal a pleasant, positive, generous person who does not complain about things they are asked to do or about games that they lose: Oh, Douglas - be a (good) sport and give me a lift to the station. → See also spoilsportPeople having good qualities [C] Australian English a friendly way of talking to a man or boy: [as form of address] Hello sport - how are you?Affectionate terms of address
(Definition of sport noun (PERSON) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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