Definition of 'sport'
Example sentences containing 'sport'
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That is just the law of sports and life. Times, Sunday Times (2006)So this government is focused on encouraging competitive sport in schools. Times, Sunday Times (2012)What is the difference between a sport and pastime? Times, Sunday Times (2009)And international sport makes sense only when there is an authentic sense of national identity. Times, Sunday Times (2013)What the sport needs is new people in charge. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He shone at sport and played basketball nationally. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We embrace unfamiliar sports the way we embrace the circus when it comes to town. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Use it before playing sport or going to the gym. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The laws are meant to be for the good of the sport. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We are no longer watching a group of outsiders trying to play an eccentric form of sport. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Soccer and netball are usually the favourite team sports. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There is also no more cynical sport than football. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But sports and leisure are not trivial. Christianity Today (2000)Luck is linked to unexpected sports news. The Sun (2013)What is your priority when you are trying to administer a bit of sport? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Luck connects you to a friend who knows a lot about sport. The Sun (2009)We all know that we watch sport for fun. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is a very mature view of life and sport. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Being competitive in sport can prepare you for other areas. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They must have indulged in lawful sports and pastimes on the land. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was as if he was crafted from above to play a sport in a manner no one could quite equal. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Some of the men sport mother-in-law wedding hats. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Sports and games are common forms of adult play, and common sources of happiness. MAKING HAPPY PEOPLE (2005)I can't bear watching motor sports. The Sun (2012)
Trends of 'sport'
Very Common. sport is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'sport'
British English: sport /spɔːt/ NOUN
Sports are games and other competitive activities which need physical effort and skill.
Basketball is my favourite sport.
- American English: sport
- Arabic: رِيَاضَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: esporte
- Chinese: 体育
- Croatian: sport
- Czech: sport
- Danish: sport
- Dutch: sport
- European Spanish: deporte
- Finnish: urheilu
- French: sport
- German: Sport
- Greek: άθλημα
- Italian: sport
- Japanese: スポーツ
- Korean: 스포츠
- Norwegian: idrett
- Polish: sport
- European Portuguese: desporto
- Romanian: sport
- Russian: спорт
- Spanish: deporte
- Swedish: sport
- Thai: กีฬา
- Turkish: spor
- Ukrainian: спорт
- Vietnamese: môn thể thao
Definition of sport from the Collins English Dictionary
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