Idioms

    sport one's oak. oak(def 5).

Origin of sport

1350–1400; Middle English; aphetic variant of disport

SYNONYMS FOR sport

1 game.
19 romp, caper.
21 toy.

Related forms

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British Dictionary definitions for sport

sport

/ (spɔːt) /

noun

verb

See also sports

Derived Forms

sporter, nounsportful, adjectivesportfully, adverbsportfulness, noun

Word Origin for sport

C15 sporten, variant of disporten to disport
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