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1. sport

noun. ['ˈspɔrt'] an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition.

Synonyms

  • judo
  • track and field
  • horseback riding
  • recreation
  • team sport
  • outdoor sport
  • skating
  • rock climbing
  • spectator sport
  • athletic game
  • contact sport
  • archery
  • blood sport
  • row
  • diversion
  • water sport
  • gymnastics
  • racing
  • equitation
  • field sport
  • aquatics
  • cycling
  • gymnastic exercise
  • athletics
  • tightrope walking
  • riding
  • rowing
  • skiing
  • sledding

Antonyms

  • stupidity
  • overact
  • underact
  • tightness

Etymology

  • desport (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Team Sport

  • underreport
  • transport
  • misreport
  • teleport
  • vanwart
  • vancourt
  • valcourt
  • rancourt
  • precourt
  • jeancourt
  • extort
  • distort
  • contort
  • consort
  • comport
  • support
  • resort
  • report
  • purport
  • mccourt
  • mccort
  • laporte
  • laforte
  • import
  • exhort
  • escort
  • deport
  • cavort
  • athwart
  • zwart

2. sport

noun. ['ˈspɔrt'] the occupation of athletes who compete for pay.

Synonyms

  • professional basketball
  • job
  • professional tennis
  • professional wrestling
  • professional football
  • professional baseball
  • sumo
  • line
  • business
  • professional golf
  • occupation
  • professional boxing

Antonyms

  • regulation time
  • overtime
  • good humor
  • ill humor

Etymology

  • desport (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. sport

verb. ['ˈspɔrt'] wear or display in an ostentatious or proud manner.

Synonyms

  • feature
  • boast

Antonyms

  • nonexistence
  • absence
  • nonexistent

Etymology

  • desport (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. sport

noun. ['ˈspɔrt'] (Maine colloquial) a temporary summer resident of Maine.

Synonyms

  • summercater
  • vacationist

Antonyms

  • eukaryote
  • prokaryote
  • stander

Etymology

  • desport (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. sport

noun. ['ˈspɔrt'] verbal wit or mockery (often at another's expense but not to be taken seriously).

Synonyms

  • humour
  • wittiness
  • clowning
  • waggishness
  • wordplay
  • jocularity
  • comedy
  • drollery
  • wit
  • paronomasia
  • waggery
  • jocosity
  • pun
  • humor
  • play
  • funniness
  • witticism
  • fun

Antonyms

  • immovableness
  • refrain
  • stay in place
  • inactiveness

Etymology

  • desport (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. sport

noun. ['ˈspɔrt'] someone who engages in sports.

Synonyms

  • sportsman
  • athlete
  • jock

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • curve
  • straight line
  • uncover

Etymology

  • desport (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. sport

verb. ['ˈspɔrt'] play boisterously.

Synonyms

  • gambol
  • frolic
  • skylark
  • lark
  • cavort
  • play
  • frisk
  • romp
  • disport
  • rollick
  • run around

Antonyms

  • parasite
  • host
  • existent
  • impossibility

Etymology

  • desport (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. team

noun. ['ˈtiːm'] a cooperative unit (especially in sports).

Synonyms

  • five
  • A-team
  • powerhouse
  • basketball team
  • defending team
  • squad
  • football team
  • major-league team
  • offense
  • JV
  • police squad
  • defense
  • defence
  • second string
  • little-league team
  • varsity
  • first team
  • battery
  • major-league club
  • social unit
  • bench
  • baseball team
  • stringer
  • section
  • eleven
  • offence
  • junior varsity
  • hit squad
  • minor-league team
  • flying squad
  • unit
  • crew
  • minor-league club

Antonyms

  • offense
  • defense
  • defence
  • nonworker

Etymology

  • teme (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • team (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. team

noun. ['ˈtiːm'] two or more draft animals that work together to pull something.

Synonyms

  • relay

Antonyms

  • prosecution
  • question

Etymology

  • teme (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • team (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. team

verb. ['ˈtiːm'] form a team.

Synonyms

  • aggroup
  • team up

Antonyms

  • end
  • misconception
  • beginning

Etymology

  • teme (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • team (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Sentences with team-sport


1. Noun Phrase
For instance, a physical education major may take a course focused on racquet sports or may take soccer, volleyball or other team sport courses that they might have to teach in high school.

2. Noun Phrase
This dynamic stretching for 10 minutes before playing a team sport or working out is a habit that should be maintained for life.

3. Noun Phrase
Similarly, David Rocco's Sports in Adolescence purports that team sports encourage the feelings of belonging, accomplishment and enjoyment.

4. Noun Phrase
This ability to sustain physical effort over a longer period of time makes you better at just about any other sport or activity: running, power yoga, team sports, you name it.

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