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Meaning of "sportsmanly" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SPORTSMANLY

sportsmanly  [ˈspɔːtsmənlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SPORTSMANLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sportsmanly is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SPORTSMANLY


certainly
ˈsɜːtənlɪ
churchmanly
ˈtʃɜːtʃmənlɪ
commonly
ˈkɒmənlɪ
craftsmanly
ˈkrɑːftsmənlɪ
gentlemanly
ˈdʒɛntəlmənlɪ
gentlewomanly
ˈdʒɛntlˌwʊmənlɪ
humanly
ˈhjuːmənlɪ
inhumanly
ɪnˈhjuːmənlɪ
seamanly
ˈsiːmənlɪ
showmanly
ˈʃəʊmənlɪ
statesmanly
ˈsteɪtsmənlɪ
suddenly
ˈsʌdənlɪ
superhumanly
ˌsuːpəˈhjuːmənlɪ
uncommonly
ʌnˈkɒmənlɪ
ungentlemanly
ʌnˈdʒentlmənlɪ
unhumanly
ʌnˈhjuːmənlɪ
unwomanly
ʌnˈwʊmənlɪ
womanly
ˈwʊmənlɪ
workmanly
ˈwɜːkmənlɪ
yeomanly
ˈjəʊmənlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SPORTSMANLY

sports medicine
sports page
sports shirt
sports shop
sports stadium
sports utility
sports writer
sportscast
sportscaster
sportsman
sportsman-like
sportsmanlike
sportsmanship
sportsmen
sportsperson
sportswear
sportswoman
sportswomen
sportswriter
sportswriting

WORDS THAT END LIKE SPORTSMANLY

antichristianly
Christianly
cleanly
leanly
manly
meanly
medianly
musicianly
partisanly
patricianly
plebeianly
reptilianly
ruffianly
saturnalianly
sovranly
subterraneanly
unchristianly
uncleanly
unmanly
wanly

Synonyms and antonyms of sportsmanly in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «sportsmanly» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SPORTSMANLY

Find out the translation of sportsmanly to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of sportsmanly from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sportsmanly» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

sportsmanly
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sportsmanly
570 millions of speakers

English

sportsmanly
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

sportsmanly
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

sportsmanly
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

sportsmanly
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sportsmanly
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

sportsmanly
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sportsmanly
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bersungguh-sungguh
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

sportsmanly
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

sportsmanly
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

sportsmanly
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sportsmanly
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sportsmanly
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

sportsmanly
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

क्रीडापटू
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sportsmanly
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sportsmanly
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

sportsmanly
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

sportsmanly
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sportsmanly
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

sportsmanly
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sportsmanly
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sportsmanly
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sportsmanly
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of sportsmanly

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SPORTSMANLY»

The term «sportsmanly» is normally little used and occupies the 148.472 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SPORTSMANLY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «sportsmanly» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «sportsmanly» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sportsmanly

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SPORTSMANLY»

Discover the use of sportsmanly in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sportsmanly and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Thesaurus
... impishness, mischief, roguery, roguishness, waggery, waggishness sportsmanlike adj syn FAIR 5, clean, sportsmanly unt unsporting, unsportsmanlike sportsmanly adj syn FAIR 5, clean, sportsmanlike ant unsporting , unsportsmanlike sporty ...
Merriam-Webster, Inc, 1988
2
Human Language Technologies: The Baltic Perspective : ...
... „sportsmanly“ > sport|las|likk=us 'sportsmanly=NOUN SUFFIX' „sportsmanship“ As a whole, the word families of a language reflect the structure of the vocabulary of the language, as well as its entire word formation system, which can thus be ...
Inguna Skadina, Andrejs Vasiljevs, 2010
3
Roget's II: The New Thesaurus
... sport noun See play. sport verb See display, play. sporting adjective See sportsmanlike. sportive adjective See playful. sportiveness noun See playfulness. sportsmanlike adjective According to the rules : clean, fair, sporting, sportsmanly.
Peter Mark Roget, 1997
4
Outing; Sport, Adventure, Travel, Fiction
Such is the judgment that should have been accepted in dignity and in sportsmanly spirit. In my opinion this is a case of conflicting custom (rule). The American rule permitted Carpenter to cross in front of Halswelle if he was two yards in the ...
‎1908
5
Sport in the USSR.
However, today there are two most important prizes— the International Pierre de Couber- tin Trophy for career sportsmanship and a prize of the same name for a sportsmanly act. This October the Cuban boxer Teofilo Stevenson and several ...
‎1989
6
Outing
Congratulations to Ingomar. The outlook for deer and elk in the coming season is not very bright, and Americans and Canadians will have an opportunity to show their sportsmanly qualities by killing sparingly. Thousands of deer and hundreds  ...
‎1904
7
Axe Hand; Hsing-i & Internal Strength Workout
And what he say he anticipated as serious but sportsmanly comparison of skill suddenly became an exercise in defending his life. Wong says that before the fight began Lee remarked, in reference to a mutual acquaintance who had helped ...
Greg Hayes
8
The Best Fishing Stories Ever Told
... afew yards behind him was a pretty rocky cascade, and above that an open upland glade, lighted up bya gleam of the westering sun; and, altogether, withhis gay garb,he presented quite apicturesque, ifnot a very sportsmanly appearance.
Nick Lyons, 2013
9
The Land of Little Rain
Never believe what you are told, that mid-summer is the best time to go up the streets of the mountain — well — perhaps for the merely idle or sportsmanly or scientific; but for seeing and understanding, the best time is when you have the ...
Mary Austin, 2000
10
Magnificent Obsession
He had hoped to bring to it the sportsmanly spirit of an athlete entering upon a vigorous contest. His dear antagonist had promised that nobody — not even he — should be aware of her irritation and resentment, and he knew she would keep  ...
Lloyd C. Douglas, 1999

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SPORTSMANLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term sportsmanly is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Red Card: Onazi appeals $5000 fine
While appealing the fine, the Italy-based player, however, formally apologised to the NFF for his un-sportsmanly action. The NFF said yesterday that Onazi made ... «National Mirror, Jul 15»
2
Somerville keep the reigning champs out
'There were plenty of apologies for stepping on toes, which strongly contributed to the sportsmanly atmosphere of the day'. This is particularly good news for ... «Oxford Student, May 15»
3
Ladoja will be disciplined if he misbehaves – Ajumobi
Some people are sore losers, some are very sportsmanly. If he says he will resort to violence as reported, we will not tolerate it. Oyo state is a state where ... «Naija247news, Apr 15»
4
Jonathan Congratulates Buhari, Concedes Defeat
... also visited the presidential villa yesterday to specially commend President Jonathan for the sportsmanly conduct of conceding victory without a fuss. «THISDAY Live, Mar 15»
5
Nigeria And 2015 Elections (I)
... not impossible; the same way the contestants should imbibe the democratic and sportsmanly spirit. That way, Nigeria will internalise the culture of democracy, ... «The Tide, Mar 15»
6
2015 Presidency: It's Buhari Vs Jonathan
Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, also congratulated Buhari and hailed Atiku and the other presidential aspirants for their sportsmanly conduct. «Gbooza, Dec 14»
7
Richard III; Differently Enabled
These stunts are simply game moves, as far as he's concerned; he celebrates each such coup with sportsmanly glee. Donohue can conjure himself into the very ... «A News Cafe, Sep 14»
8
For 18 Seasons, Saku Koivu Entertained NHL Fans With Fire And Skill
Koivu's fireball tenacity and sportsmanly attributes won him countless admirers in rival cities. To not appreciate Koivu was to not appreciate the game of hockey ... «XN Sports, Sep 14»
9
Fantasy Football Draft Advice: 4 Ways to Purposefully Mess With …
They may not be sportsmanly, but they're not against the rules either: Ways to sabotage the fantasy draft for your friends Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports. «Newsweek, Aug 14»
10
Glo Xfactor: Sad Exit Of Dna
But for the lovely duo, though disappointed by the eviction, in a sportsmanly manner, they assured that the best is yet to come from them. “This is not the end for ... «THISDAY Live, Aug 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Sportsmanly [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/sportsmanly>. Jan 2021 ».
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