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sportsmanlike (adj.)

1728, from sportsman + like (adj.).

updated on March 04, 2014

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Definitions of sportsmanlike from WordNet

sportsmanlike (adj.)
exhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play;
sportsmanlike conduct
Synonyms: clean / sporting / sporty
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