Sport

Sport

, v. t. 1. To divert; to amuse; to make merry; -- used with the reciprocal pronoun.
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Against whom do ye sport yourselves?
Isa. lvii. 4.
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2. To represent by any kind of play.
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Now sporting on thy lyre the loves of youth.
Dryden.
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3. To exhibit, or bring out, in public; to use or wear; as, to sport a new equipage. [Colloq.] Grose.
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4. To give utterance to in a sportive manner; to throw out in an easy and copious manner; -- with off; as, to sport off epigrams. [R.] Addison.
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To sport one's oak. See under Oak, n.
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