sportscast

[spawrts-kast, -kahst, spohrts-]

Origin of sportscast

First recorded in 1940–45; sports + (broad)cast
Related formssports·cast·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for sportscast

sportscast

noun
  1. a radio or television broadcast consisting of sports news
Derived Formssportscaster, noun
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Word Origin and History for sportscast
n.

1938, from sports + ending from broadcast.

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