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A radio or television broadcast of a sports event or of sports news.

[sports, pl. of sport + (broad)cast.]

sports′cast′er n.


(Broadcasting) a radio or television broadcast consisting of sports news
ˈsportsˌcaster n


(ˈspɔrtsˌkæst, -ˌkɑst, ˈspoʊrts-)

a radio or television program consisting of sports news or commentary.
[1940–45; sports + (broad) cast]
sports′cast`er, n.
sports′cast`ing, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sportscast - a broadcast of sports news or commentary
newscast - a broadcast of news or commentary on the news
Verb1.sportscast - broadcast a sports event
broadcast, air, transmit, beam, send - broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television; "We cannot air this X-rated song"


[ˈspɔːtskɑːst] N (US) → programa m deportivo
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