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Bob's sport is tennis.
Football is a popular women's sport in the US.
My favourite team sport is rugby.
The school is keen to involve more young people in sport.
the newspaper's sports section
a sports team
the school sports day
Andy was a real sport and agreed to play for the other team.
Thanks, Shelly – you're always such a good sport.
Hey sport, how are you?
It was done in sport, but it hurt some feelings nonetheless.
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Definition of sport from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.