sportive

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

sport·ive

adjective \ˈspr-tiv\

Definition of SPORTIVE

2
:  of or relating to sports and especially field sports
sport·ive·ly adverb
sport·ive·ness noun

Examples of SPORTIVE

  1. <a sportive pastor who began every sermon with a joke>

First Known Use of SPORTIVE

1590

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