"authorization": "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/auth/info?rid=READER_ID&url=CANONICAL_URL&ref=DOCUMENT_REFERRER&type=ENTRY_TRANSLATE&v1=english&v2=sport&v3=&v4=english&_=RANDOM", Accepting Defeat Give yourself a few moments to cool down. 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Sport psychology is a proficiency that uses psychological knowledge and skills to address optimal performance and well-being of athletes, developmental and social aspects of sports participation, and systemic issues associated with sports settings and organizations. "authorizationTimeout": 10000 { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448835' }}, // FIXME: (temporary) - send ad requests only if PlusPopup is not shown var pbMobileLrSlots = [ { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_rightslot2' }}]}, iasLog("exclusion label : resp"); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195455', size: [300, 50] }}, },{ priceGranularity: customGranularity, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448836' }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776144', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_btmslot_300x250' }}, ga('set', 'dimension3', "combinationPanel"); internal goals of sport and a play spirit; only this conjunction will allow ethical behavior to be chosen when it conflicts with success strategy." { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11653860' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971067', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, Like dancing, singing, or being weird with our friends. { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_mpuslot' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195457', size: [320, 100] }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971071', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot2' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448834' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_rightslot2' }}]}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_leftslot' }}, name: "identityLink", { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448835' }}, },{ bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '1666926', position: 'btf' }}, dfpSlots['contentslot_2'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/mpuslot', [[300, 250], [336, 280], 'fluid'], 'ad_contentslot_2').defineSizeMapping(mapping_contentslot).setTargeting('cdo_si', '2').setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'mid').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654152' }}, Back in the 1960s he sported bellbottoms and. var pbHdSlots = [ {code: 'ad_rightslot', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/rightslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, syncDelay: 3000 { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [300, 50] }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195456', size: [300, 250] }}, In this usage, the phrase usually precedes a request. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195466', size: [728, 90] }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195467', size: [320, 50] }}, I feel that cheerleading is a sport, both competition and sideline cheerleading. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448839' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971070', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot_flex' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654149' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971068', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195457', size: [300, 250] }}, 'max': 36, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot_mobile_flex' }}, googletag.pubads().setTargeting("cdo_pt", "entry"); googletag.pubads().setTargeting("cdo_c", ["sports_sporting_goods", "people_society_religion", "arts_entertainment_media", "shopping_consumer_resources", "leisure_food_travel"]); { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971079', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, Sports are more than just a game or a competition. { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_topslot_728x90' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195467', size: [300, 250] }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776160', position: 'atf' }}, {code: 'ad_rightslot', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/rightslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, storage: { Sport includes all forms of competitive physical activity or games which, through casual or organized participation, at least in part aim to use, maintain or improve physical ability and skills while providing enjoyment to participants, and in some cases, entertainment for spectators. 'max': 8, var mapping_houseslot_b = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([963, 0], []).addSize([0, 0], [300, 250]).build(); { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot2_flex' }}, So school sports are a way to ensure that kids are indoctrinated by the government? Good sport definition is - a person who is not rude or angry about losing. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195453', size: [300, 50] }}, var mapping_contentslot = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], [[300, 250], [336, 280], 'fluid']).addSize([0, 0], [[300, 250], [320, 100], [320, 50], [300, 50], 'fluid']).build(); { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_mpuslot' }}, } { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654192' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_topslot_728x90' }}, 'cap': true }); { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, Being in good shape can mean better endurance, and when you're on the 18th hole, a little better endurance can be helpful. Being a sports agent can mean working with famous clients and getting front-row access to some of the biggest sporting events. googletag.cmd.push(function() { { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [160, 600] }}, name: "idl_env", dfpSlots['houseslot_a'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/houseslot', [300, 250], 'ad_houseslot_a').defineSizeMapping(mapping_houseslot_a).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'mid').setTargeting('hp', 'right').setCategoryExclusion('house').addService(googletag.pubads()); bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162050', zoneId: '776342', position: 'btf' }}, iasLog("criterion : cdo_ei = sport"); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446384' }}, be a sport 1. Sports can bring positive results to one's physical health. { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_mpuslot' }}, Physical activity and health. iasLog("exclusion label : wprod"); { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot1' }}]}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446384' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195455', size: [320, 50] }}, sport noun (PERSON) [ C ] infml a person who has a good attitude about playing a game or having to do something: He was a very bad sport when he lost a game. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971068', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, Any opinions in the examples do not represent the opinion of the Cambridge Dictionary editors or of Cambridge University Press or its licensors. { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot' }}, of, relating to, or used in sports or a particular sport:sport fishing. In this usage, "good" is usually used between "a" and "sport.". { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, {code: 'ad_rightslot2', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot2', adUnitPath: '/2863368/rightslot2' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [120, 600], [160, 600]] } }, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [120, 600] }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_rightslot2_flex' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195465', size: [300, 250] }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346693' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot' }}, This is the British English definition of sport.View American English definition of sport. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971072', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446383' }}, the name your dad calls you by that makes you feel like a total loser, which you probably are anyway (synonyms: champ, chief, etc.) { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [300, 250] }}, 2. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971081', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971063', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654208' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_btmslot_mobile_flex' }}, iasLog("criterion : cdo_ptl = entry-lcp"); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '448837' }}, "authorizationFallbackResponse": { { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, Be a sport and get me another drink, will you? { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_Billboard' }}, enableSendAllBids: false, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, The quality of being funny and funny situations. { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, Contains Parliamentary information licensed under the, sport, brave garçon/fille, pour rire/le plaisir…, กีฬา, การพักผ่อนหย่อนใจ, ผู้ที่มีน้ำใจนักกีฬา…, thể thao, môn thể thao, người có tinh thần độ lượng…. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971065', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, name: "pubCommonId", { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, Because college sports as we know them won't change unless they're forced to. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '387232' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot3' }}]}]; ga('require', 'displayfeatures'); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195457', size: [300, 250] }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_topslot_mobile_flex' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654152' }}, You're such a good sport . { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_mpuslot' }}, googletag.pubads().setTargeting("cdo_dc", "english"); googletag.cmd.push(function() { bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776146', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195454', size: [336, 280] }}, params: { 'pa pdd chac-sb tc-bd bw hbr-20 hbss lpt-25' : 'hdn'">. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446385' }}, iasLog("criterion : cdo_tc = resp"); { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_HDX' }}, To be good-natured or amiable despite unpleasant circumstances. window.ga=window.ga||function(){(ga.q=ga.q||[]).push(arguments)};ga.l=+new Date; dfpSlots['rightslot'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/rightslot', [[300, 250]], 'ad_rightslot').defineSizeMapping(mapping_rightslot).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'mid').setTargeting('hp', 'right').addService(googletag.pubads()); Click on the arrows to change the translation direction. "noPingback": true, initAdSlotRefresher(); { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_mpuslot' }}, However, with this great honor also comes great responsibility. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195465', size: [300, 250] }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162050', zoneId: '776358', position: 'atf' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [160, 600] }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776144', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot_flex' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346698' }}, "login": { All content on this website, including dictionary, thesaurus, literature, geography, and other reference data is for informational purposes only. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot1' }}]}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_Billboard' }}, But being a team captain means much more than just stitching a C onto your jersey. 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Go on, be a sport (= used when asking somebody to do something for you). 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