how to pronounce sporting


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The above transcription of sporting is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

sporting is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of sporting in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… tickets to sporting events …”

meanings of sporting


  1. Exhibiting sportsmanship.
  2. Of or relating to unseemly male excesses, especially gambling, prostitution, or similar recreational activities.
  3. Pertaining to sports.
  4. Fair, generous; ‘game'.


  1. Present participle of sport.


  1. The act of taking part in a sport.

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