sports
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /spɔɹts/
  • (RP) IPA: /spɔːts/
  • (rhotic, horse-hoarse) IPA: /spo(ː)ɹts/
  • (nonrhotic, horse-hoarse) IPA: /spoəts/
Noun
  1. plural form of sport
Synonyms Verb
  1. third-person singular form of sport
Verb

sports (sportses, present participle sportsing; 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.
    • There's a lot of sportsing happening in Brazil this summer. [said of the 2014 FIFA World Cup]



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