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unsportsmanlike

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adjective un·sports·man·like \-ˈspȯrts-mən-ˌlīk\

Simple Definition of unsportsmanlike

  • : not fair, respectful, and polite toward other players when participating in a sport : not sportsmanlike

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unsportsmanlike

  1. :  not characteristic of or exhibiting good sportsmanship

  2. :  not sportsmanlike

Examples of unsportsmanlike in a sentence

  1. Unsportsmanlike conduct will not be tolerated.

  2. <was suspended for unsportsmanlike conduct>



1754

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1754

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