noun, plural sports·men.
Origin of sportsman
Related Words for sportsmanhawker, deerstalker, huntsman, sportsman, trapper, falconer, fisherman, stalker, chaser, huntress, pursuer, pursuant
Examples from the Web for sportsman
Contemporary Examples of sportsman
Palin, the former reality star on TLC, is launching her new show in April on the Sportsman Channel.Meet Madison Rising, the Band Behind Sarah Palin's New Theme Song
March 29, 2014
The Sportsman Channel was touting its upcoming new series, “Amazing America with Sarah Palin.”CPAC: Come for the Crazy, Stay for the Party
March 7, 2014
I am both a sportsman and a sports fan and I have nothing but good wishes for the athletes coming to Sochi.Putin’s Sochi and Hitler’s Berlin: The Love Affair Between Dictators and the Olympic Games.
February 7, 2014
Assault rifles are light and accurate, but no sportsman is going to pour a barrage of hot lead into a deer.One Redneck’s Gun Stand
February 13, 2013
He wanted to be like Papa when he grew up—novelist, sportsman, womanizer, and legend in his own time.Inside 'The Rum Diary'
November 4, 2011
Historical Examples of sportsman
He was by no means what is termed a sportsman, yet he was somewhat fond of shooting.The Grand Old Man
Richard B. Cook
He was as a sportsman, for it would not do to rouse suspicion.The Leopard Woman
Stewart Edward White
These are small matters, perhaps, but your sportsman cannot be too accurate.
Then as Col was a sportsman, and had powder on board, I figured that we might be blown up.James Boswell
William Keith Leask
But the sportsman knew that he had shot a deer, and a deer was all he saw.Out of the Depths
Robert Ames Bennet