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sportyadjective

us   /ˈspɔrt̬·i, ˈspoʊrt̬·i/
stylish and suitable for active people: They drive a sporty red car. You’re looking very sporty in your new jacket.
(Definition of sporty from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"sporty" in British English

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sportyadjective

uk   /ˈspɔː.ti/ us   /ˈspɔːr.t̬i/
  • sporty adjective (FOR SPORT)

C1 A sporty person enjoys sport and is good at it: Guy wasn't really the sporty type.
Sporty clothes are bright and informal, and look like the type of clothes that you could wear for sports.
(Definition of sporty from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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