Definition of 'spectator sport'
Example sentences containing 'spectator sport'
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Time to make tennis a proper spectator sport for normal people. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Racing likes to boast that it is the second most popular spectator sport in Britain. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He plays the all-American hero of a universally popular gladiatorial spectator sport who is shocked to discover corruption is rife in the game. The Sun (2008)BEACH volleyball has become one of the most popular spectator sports at the Olympics. The Sun (2011)Next to football, racing is the most popular spectator sport in Britain. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Trends of 'spectator sport'
Used Rarely. spectator sport is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of spectator sport from the Collins English Dictionary
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