adjective see sportsman

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  • sportsmanlike — index fair (just) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • sportsmanlike — sports|man|like [ˈspo:tsmənlaık US ˈspo:rts ] adj behaving in a fair, honest, and polite way when competing in sports ≠ unsportsmanlike ▪ As a club, we try to encourage sportsmanlike behaviour …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sportsmanlike — adjective behaving in a fair, honest, and polite way when competing in sports: gentlemanly and sportsmanlike behaviour …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • sportsmanlike — sportsman (or sportswoman) ► NOUN 1) a person who takes part in a sport, especially as a professional. 2) a person who behaves sportingly. DERIVATIVES sportsmanlike adjective sportsmanship noun …   English terms dictionary

  • sportsmanlike — adjective exhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play a clean fight a sporting solution of the disagreement sportsmanlike conduct • Syn: ↑clean, ↑sporting, ↑sporty • Similar to: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sportsmanlike — See sportsman. * * * …   Universalium

  • sportsmanlike — adjective Demonstrating good sportsmanship, behaving in an honorable and appropriate manner …   Wiktionary

  • sportsmanlike — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective According to the rules: clean, fair, sporting, sportsmanly. See FAIR …   English dictionary for students

  • sportsmanlike — sports|man|like [ spɔrtsmən,laık ] adjective fair and honest when playing sports …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sportsmanlike — sports·man·like || spÉ”rtsmÉ™nlaɪk / spɔɪ adj. characterized by fair play, marked by sportsmanly behavior …   English contemporary dictionary

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