the sport of kings

Definition of the sport of kings

somewhat old-fashioned
:the sport of racing horses :horseracing

Word by Word Definitions

sport play
  1. : to amuse oneself : frolic

  2. : to engage in a sport

  3. : to mock or ridicule something

  1. : a source of diversion : recreation

  2. : sexual play

  3. : physical activity engaged in for pleasure

  1. : of, relating to, or suitable for sports

Kings play
  1. : either of two narrative and historical books of canonical Jewish and Christian Scripture — see Bible Table

  2. : any of four narrative and historical books in the former Roman Catholic canon of the Old Testament


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