watersport

[ waw-ter-spawrt, -spohrt, wot-er- ]
/ ˈwɔ tərˌspɔrt, -ˌspoʊrt, ˈwɒt ər- /

noun

a sport played or practiced on or in water, as swimming, water polo, or surfing.
watersports, (used with a singular or plural verb) Slang. sexual activity that typically involves urinating on or being urinated on by others.

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Origin of watersport

First recorded in 1915–20; water + sport
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British Dictionary definitions for water sports

water sports

pl n

various sports, such as swimming, water-skiing, or windsurfing, that take place in or on water
slang sexual practices that involve urination
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