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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

sport +‎ -s

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sports

  1. plural of sport

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sports

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of sport

VerbEdit

sports (third-person singular simple present sportses, present participle sportsing, simple past and past participle sportsed)

  1. To participate in sports; typically used by a person with little interest in the subject to derisively elide details of the activity in question.
    "But I have a feeling that in many senses the American consumer is getting over-sportsed." (Broadcasting, 1981 published by Broadcasting Publications, p. 84)
    "And so sports they did! They put on their very own athletic shorts and jerseys and headed down to the field. There, they met other people similarly attired, who also desired to sports with them. And so they sportsed." (What It Tastes Like to Be Sane by Sean Ahern, 2011, self-published through Lulu.com, p. 140)
    There's a lot of sportsing happening in Brazil this summer.
    [said of the 2014 FIFA World Cup]

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NounEdit

sports m

  1. plural of sport

LatvianEdit

 
Sports (Rīgas maratons)

EtymologyEdit

Probably via other European languages, ultimately borrowed from English sport.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

sports m (1st declension)

  1. sport, sports
    nodarboties ar sportuto occupy oneself with, to practice sports
    sporta veidi(types of) sports
    sporta būve / sporta bāze ― gymnasium, sports facility
    sporta skolasports school
    sporta medicīnasports medicine
    sporta meistarssports master
    cīņas sportsmartial arts (lit. fighting sports)
    slēpošana ir patīkams sports' skiing is an enjoyable sport
  2. activity about which one is passionate
    sēņošana viņam ir sportsmushroom picking is a sport to him

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Tripat Malhi

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SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

sports

  1. supine passive of spörja.