sportscast

[ spawrts-kast, -kahst, spohrts- ]
/ ˈspɔrtsˌkæst, -ˌkɑst, ˈspoʊrts- /

noun

a radio or television program consisting of sports news or of a running description of a sports event.

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Origin of sportscast

First recorded in 1940–45; sports + (broad)cast

OTHER WORDS FROM sportscast

sports·cast·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for sportscast

sportscast
/ (ˈspɔːtsˌkɑːst) /

noun

a radio or television broadcast consisting of sports news

Derived forms of sportscast

sportscaster, noun
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