sportsmanlike


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sports·man

 (spôrts′mən)
n.
1. A man who is active in sports.
2. A person whose conduct and attitude exhibit sportsmanship.

sports′man·like′, sports′man·ly adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sportsmanlike - exhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play; "a clean fight"; "a sporting solution of the disagreement"; "sportsmanlike conduct"
fair, just - free from favoritism or self-interest or bias or deception; conforming with established standards or rules; "a fair referee"; "fair deal"; "on a fair footing"; "a fair fight"; "by fair means or foul"

sportsmanlike

adjective
According to the rules:
Translations
urheilijamainen

sportsmanlike

[ˈspɔːtsmənlaɪk] ADJcaballeroso

sportsmanlike

[ˈspɔːtsmənˌlaɪk] adjsportivo/a
in a sportsmanlike fashion → sportivamente
References in classic literature ?
Many young gentlemen canter up on thoroughbred hacks, spatter-dashed to the knee, and enter the house to drink cherry-brandy and pay their respects to the ladies, or, more modest and sportsmanlike, divest themselves of their mud-boots, exchange their hacks for their hunters, and warm their blood by a preliminary gallop round the lawn.
Unhappy, because a hideous small boy was stoning it through the railings, and had already lamed it in one leg, and was much excited by the benevolent sportsmanlike purpose of breaking its other three legs, and bringing it down.
Some of you will argue that it is nice to win with a clean-cut, sportsmanlike image.
What I experienced, what I felt from her moving around in between my serving motion was not, I don't think, sportsmanlike," Vandeweghe said.
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ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- KasympaE-a is in a strange place after losing coach Shota Arveladze right after he was praised for sportsmanlike behavior in the small ystanbul side's eventual loss to Torku Konyaspor, and now the club will face the hungry Galatasaray Lions.
Liverpool won 3-1 before a 30,000 crowd at Goodison and our reporter was keen to praise the sportsmanlike quality of the match with 'not more than three fouls' in the first half 'and they were not more than technicalities.
Fair chase hunting, as defined by most sportsmen, is the ethical, sportsmanlike, and lawful pursuit and taking of a game animal in a manner that does not give the hunter an improper advantage over such animals.
Perhaps I'm not the best judge of what it takes to be a great coach, but what I am qualified to observe is sportsmanlike behavior.
All of our athletes put forth their best effort and sportsmanlike attitude while competing this year,'' said Tim Hammond, assistant executive director of programs.
Instead of showing a flurry of punches and kicks like what he does in the UFC, St-Pierre exhibited his sportsmanlike conduct and just shrugged off the snub.