how to pronounce sporting

/ˈspɔːɹtɪŋ/

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sporting is pronounced in two syllables

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spɔːɹtɪŋ

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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

adjective:

  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'.

verb:

  1. Present participle of sport.

noun:

  1. The act of taking part in a sport.

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