sporting man

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Noun1.sporting man - someone who leads a merry existence; especially a gambler on the outcome of sporting events
Edwardian - someone belonging to (or as if belonging to) the era of Edward VII
gambler - a person who wagers money on the outcome of games or sporting events
2.Sporting man - someone who enjoys outdoor activitiessporting man - someone who enjoys outdoor activities
amateur - an athlete who does not play for pay
References in classic literature ?
I have one client, a sporting man, who would be very likely to take it up if we could agree upon terms.
Well, Pitt, are you a sporting man? Do you want to see a dawg as CAN kill a rat?
College-level collections strong in Western history in general and biographical sketches in particular will find much to like about The Notorious Luke Short: Sporting Man of the Wild West.