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sporting (adj.)

c. 1600, "playful;" 1799 as "characterized by conduct constant with that of a sportsman" (as in sporting chance, 1897), present-participle adjective from sport (v.).

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Definitions of sporting from WordNet

sporting (adj.)
exhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play;
a sporting solution of the disagreement
Synonyms: clean / sporty / sportsmanlike
sporting (adj.)
relating to or used in sports;
sporting events
sporting equipment
sporting (adj.)
involving risk or willingness to take a risk;
sporting blood
a sporting chance
sporting (adj.)
preoccupied with the pursuit of pleasure and especially games of chance;
sporting gents and their ladies
Synonyms: dissipated / betting / card-playing
From wordnet.princeton.edu