Check Dictionary

Find out more about word, its definitions etc.

Valid in these dictionaries

  • TWL/NWL (Scrabble US/CA/TH)
  • SOWPODS/CSW (Scrabble UK / ALL)
  • ENABLE (Words with Friends)

Meaning of sport

1 definition found

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

      n 1: an active diversion requiring physical exertion and
           competition [syn: {sport}, {athletics}]
      2: the occupation of athletes who compete for pay
      3: (Maine colloquial) a temporary summer resident of Maine [syn:
         {sport}, {summercater}]
      4: a person known for the way she (or he) behaves when teased or
         defeated or subjected to trying circumstances; "a good
         sport"; "a poor sport"
      5: someone who engages in sports [syn: {sport}, {sportsman},
      6: (biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from
         chromosomal alteration [syn: {mutant}, {mutation},
         {variation}, {sport}]
      7: verbal wit or mockery (often at another's expense but not to
         be taken seriously); "he became a figure of fun"; "he said it
         in sport" [syn: {fun}, {play}, {sport}]
      v 1: wear or display in an ostentatious or proud manner; "she
           was sporting a new hat" [syn: {sport}, {feature}, {boast}]
      2: play boisterously; "The children frolicked in the garden";
         "the gamboling lambs in the meadows"; "The toddlers romped in
         the playroom" [syn: {frolic}, {lark}, {rollick}, {skylark},
         {disport}, {sport}, {cavort}, {gambol}, {frisk}, {romp}, {run
         around}, {lark about}]

Source : WordNet ® Princeton University. 2010.

Use this dictionary checker to learn more about a word - find out its meaning and also make sure whether that word is a valid word in any of these dictionaries (used by popular word games). Here is the list of dictionaries it checks for :

  • OCTWL / TWL : The official dictionary for scrabble game in United States, Canada and Thailand.
  • SOWPODS / CSW : UK and the rest of the world uses this dictionary for various word games including scrabble.
  • ENABLE - This is the default dictionary for Words with Friends.

The dictionary checker is also good at solving any issue with a disputed word when you're playing scramble games gainst your friends or family members. As a bonus, you also learn new words while having fun!

Back to Word Unscrambler

Recent articles from our blog :

Note: Feel free to send us any feedback or report on the new look of our site. Thank you for visiting our website.