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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: In sport (0.00982 detik)
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English → English (gcide) Definition: In sport Sport \Sport\ (sp[=o]rt), n. [Abbreviated from disport.] 1. That which diverts, and makes mirth; pastime; amusement. [1913 Webster] It is as sport to a fool to do mischief. --Prov. x. 23. [1913 Webster] Her sports were such as carried riches of knowledge upon the stream of delight. --Sir P. Sidney. [1913 Webster] Think it but a minute spent in sport. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Mock; mockery; contemptuous mirth; derision. [1913 Webster] Then make sport at me; then let me be your jest. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. That with which one plays, or which is driven about in play; a toy; a plaything; an object of mockery. [1913 Webster] Flitting leaves, the sport of every wind. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] Never does man appear to greater disadvantage than when he is the sport of his own ungoverned passions. --John Clarke. [1913 Webster] 4. Play; idle jingle. [1913 Webster] An author who should introduce such a sport of words upon our stage would meet with small applause. --Broome. [1913 Webster] 5. Diversion of the field, as fowling, hunting, fishing, racing, games, and the like, esp. when money is staked. [1913 Webster] 6. (Bot. & Zo["o]l.) A plant or an animal, or part of a plant or animal, which has some peculiarity not usually seen in the species; an abnormal variety or growth. See Sporting plant , under Sporting. [1913 Webster] 7. A sportsman; a gambler. [Slang] [1913 Webster] In sport, in jest; for play or diversion. “So is the man that deceiveth his neighbor, and saith, Am not I in sport?” --Prov. xxvi. 19. [1913 Webster] Syn: Play; game; diversion; frolic; mirth; mock; mockery; jeer. [1913 Webster]

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