sportingly


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sport·ing

 (spôr′tĭng)
adj.
1. Used in or appropriate for sports: sporting goods.
2. Characterized by sportsmanship.
3. Of or associated with gambling.

sport′ing·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.sportingly - so as to be sporting; in a sporting manner
unsportingly - in an unsportsmanlike manner
Translations

sportingly

[ˈspɔːtɪŋlɪ] ADV
1. (lit) → de modo deportivo
2. (fig) → muy amablemente
she sportingly agreed to helpella muy amablemente accedió a prestar ayuda

sportingly

advfair; (= decently)anständig; he sportingly gave him a starter gab ihm fairerweise einen Vorsprung

sportingly

[ˈspɔːtɪŋlɪ] advsportivamente
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