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Synonyms for sport

Synonyms for (noun) sport

Synonyms: sport Definition: the occupation of athletes who compete for pay

Similar words: business, job, line, line of work, occupation Definition: the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money Usage: he's not in my line of business

Synonyms: sport, athletics Definition: an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition

Similar words: diversion, recreation Definition: an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates Usage: scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists; for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles; drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation

Synonyms: sport, play, fun Definition: verbal wit or mockery (often at another's expense but not to be taken seriously) Usage: he became a figure of fun; he said it in sport

Similar words: wit, witticism, wittiness, humor, humour Definition: a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter

Synonyms: mutant, mutation, variation, sport Definition: (biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration

Similar words: organism, being Definition: a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently

Synonyms: sport, sportsman, sportswoman Definition: someone who engages in sports

Similar words: athlete, jock Definition: a person trained to compete in sports

Synonyms: sport Definition: a person known for the way she (or he) behaves when teased or defeated or subjected to trying circumstances Usage: a good sport; a poor sport

Similar words: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual Definition: a human being Usage: there was too much for one person to do

Synonyms: sport, summercater Definition: (Maine colloquial) a temporary summer resident of Maine

Similar words: vacationer, vacationist Definition: someone on vacation; someone who is devoting time to pleasure or relaxation rather than to work

Synonyms for (verb) sport

Synonyms: lark, lark about, frisk, frolic, gambol, rollick, romp, run around, sport, skylark, cavort, disport Definition: play boisterously Usage: The children frolicked in the garden; the gamboling lambs in the meadows; The toddlers romped in the playroom

Similar words: play Definition: be at play; be engaged in playful activity; amuse oneself in a way characteristic of children Usage: The kids were playing outside all day; I used to play with trucks as a little girl

Synonyms: boast, sport, feature Definition: wear or display in an ostentatious or proud manner Usage: she was sporting a new hat

Similar words: feature, have Definition: have as a feature Usage: This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France