sportsmanship(redirected from Ethos of sport)
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The conduct and attitude of participants in sports, especially when considered commendable as in fair play, courtesy, and grace in losing.
sports•man•ship(ˈspɔrts mənˌʃɪp, ˈspoʊrts-)
1. the practice or skill of a sportsman.
2. conduct befitting a sportsman.