Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having the characteristics of sportsmen; fond of fieldsports; also, characteristic of or befitting a sportsman; hence, legitimate from the point of view of a sportsman.

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  • adjective Demonstrating good sportsmanship, behaving in an honorable and appropriate manner.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective exhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play

Etymologies

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sportsman +‎ -like

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