sportster

[ spawrt-ster, spohrt- ]
/ ˈspɔrt stər, ˈspoʊrt- /

noun Informal.

a sports car.

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Origin of sportster

1960–65; sport(s car) + -ster, on the model of dragster, roadster, etc.
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Example sentences from the Web for sportster

  • The sportster dipped over an island, crossed a narrow lagoon, and settled to the ground beside the guard flier.

    The Players|Everett B. Cole
  • The powerful downblast had completely upset the sportster pilot's calculations.

    Final Weapon|Everett B. Cole