adjective, sport·i·er, sport·i·est. Informal.
Words nearby sporty
OTHER WORDS FROM sportysport·i·ly, adverbsport·i·ness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for sporty
Beachwear was the dress code, and even classic tailoring was given a shake up and repurposed into sleek and sporty silhouettes.
For his spring/ summer 2014 show, designer Scott Sternberg took audiences on a sporty trip behind the Hollywood sign.Band of Outsiders Takes A Hike: Spring / Summer 2014|Isabel Wilkinson|September 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Checked patterns came into play for the final looks, with a series of sporty coats that one might wear to a tennis club.
Sometimes his leather jackets were sporty and rakish, at others they were sculpted into prim, hourglass shapes.
This is skiing: a sporty North Face jacket concealing the creep within.
That sporty way of answering, as if he was closing a bet, made me surer than ever that he was not cut out for a butcher.Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to His Son|George Horace Lorimer
And standing in the mud up to his knees was the sporty man himself, looking the picture of woeful despair.Dave Porter and His Rivals|Edward Stratemeyer
Jill, if I do, be sporty and bring me up "Marooned in the Pacific."Second Plays|A. A. Milne
Undoubtedly they were not a poling crowd and perhaps some of them were "sporty," but not so many of them as he had feared.The Adventures of a Freshman|Jesse Lynch Williams
We proposed to be sporty and practice only the "still-hunting" method.Camping at Cherry Pond|Henry Abbott