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One who plays at a game of chance, who gambles.
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  1. One who plays at a game of chance, who gambles.
Something that distracts the mind and relaxes or entertains.
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  1. Something that distracts the mind and relaxes or entertains.
  2. A maneuver that draws the attention of an opponent away from a planned point of action, especially as part of military strategy.
  3. A policy or practice permitting a juvenile to be removed from traditional processing in juvenile court and placed in a program involving an alternative disposition, such as treatment or rehabilitation services.
Refreshment in body or mind, as after work, by some form of play, amusement, or relaxation
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  1. Refreshment in body or mind, as after work, by some form of play, amusement, or relaxation
  2. Any form of play, amusement, or relaxation used for this purpose, as games, sports, or hobbies
  3. Any activity, such as play, that amuses, diverts or stimulates.
A control mechanism on an audio or video player that starts or resumes the audible or visual presentation of a recording.
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  1. A control mechanism on an audio or video player that starts or resumes the audible or visual presentation of a recording.
  2. Freedom or occasion for action; scope:
  3. The act or manner of engaging in a game or sport:
Something that amuses or entertains; entertainment
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  1. Something that amuses or entertains; entertainment
  2. (Uncountable) Entertainment
  3. (Countable) An activity that is entertaining or amusing, such as dancing, gunning, or fishing.
  1. Joyful festivities, especially as a celebration
  2. Participation in festive activities.
  3. Fun; conviviality; festivity
Festivity; revelry.
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A joyous feast, holiday, or celebration; a festival.
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  1. A joyous feast, holiday, or celebration; a festival.
  2. The proceedings or events of a festival.
  3. Festive proceedings; things done in celebration
  1. Joyful merry-making.
  2. Boisterous merrymaking.
  3. Reveling; noisy merrymaking; boisterous festivity
Boisterous festivity; merrymaking; revelry
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  1. Boisterous festivity; merrymaking; revelry
  2. An occasion of merrymaking or boisterous festivity; celebration
  3. A boisterous festivity or celebration; merrymaking.
The ancient Roman festival of Saturn, held about Dec. 17, with general feasting and revelry in celebration of the winter solstice
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  1. The ancient Roman festival of Saturn, held about Dec. 17, with general feasting and revelry in celebration of the winter solstice
  2. A celebration marked by unrestrained revelry and often licentiousness; an orgy.
A time or place of excess, vitality, chaos, etc.
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  1. A time or place of excess, vitality, chaos, etc.
  2. An organized program of festivities, contests, etc.
  3. A traveling commercial entertainment with sideshows, rides, games, etc.
That which amuses, and serves to make time pass agreeably; sport; amusement; diversion; games.
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  1. That which amuses, and serves to make time pass agreeably; sport; amusement; diversion; games.
One's preference or wish:
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  1. One's preference or wish:
  2. A source of enjoyment or delight:
  3. Amusement; fun
(Uncountable) The condition of enjoying anything.
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  1. (Uncountable) The condition of enjoying anything.
  2. The possession, use, or benefit of something
  3. Something that gives pleasure:
A teasing act or remark
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  1. A teasing act or remark
  2. Light, good-natured ridicule or satire; banter
  3. Good-natured ridicule, jest or banter
A humorous remark or action; joke
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  1. A humorous remark or action; joke
  2. A polite social utterance; a civility:
  3. A playful remark; a jest
A person or thing receiving or deserving ridicule
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  1. A person or thing receiving or deserving ridicule
  2. Something so lacking in necessary qualities as to inspire ridicule; a laughing-stock.
  3. Something ludicrously futile or unsuitable:
A lighthearted action or mood; fun; joking
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  1. A lighthearted action or mood; fun; joking
  2. Something to be laughed at or joked about
  3. A playful remark; a witticism or joke.
The emotion usually following humour and accompanied by laughter; merriment; jollity; gaiety.
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  1. The emotion usually following humour and accompanied by laughter; merriment; jollity; gaiety.
  2. Gladness and merriment, especially when expressed by laughter.
  3. Joyfulness, gaiety, or merriment, esp. when characterized by laughter
A showy but empty performance
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  1. A showy but empty performance
  2. A pretentious or hypocritical show or ceremony.
  3. A ridiculous or ostentatious ceremony, especially of a religious nature
Plural form of antic
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  1. Foolish behaviour
  2. Foolish behavior; silliness; nonsense
  3. Something trivial or foolish; nonsense.
Things of relatively no importance or value; trivialities
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  1. Things of relatively no importance or value; trivialities
  2. Matter of little or no importance or usefulness:
  3. Extravagant foolishness or frivolity:
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  1. (Countable) Revelry or festivity; a merry or festive gathering.
  2. The quality or state of being jolly; fun; gaiety
  3. (Countable) Things, remarks, or characteristics which are enjoyable.
(Archaic) A matter for or cause of laughter
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  1. (Archaic) A matter for or cause of laughter
  2. The sound produced by laughing.
  3. The action of laughing or the sound resulting
A joke; a funny story.
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  1. A joke; a funny story.
  2. (Archaic) a puppet show; a comic play or entertainment; a comic picture; a caricature.
  3. Something, such as a story, that is comical or whimsical.
An adventurous, unconventional act or undertaking.
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  1. An adventurous, unconventional act or undertaking.
  2. (Archaic) An escape from restraint or confinement
  3. A reckless adventure or prank
A trick played on someone, esp. one intended to cause embarrassment or discomfort for the victim
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  1. A trick played on someone, esp. one intended to cause embarrassment or discomfort for the victim
  2. Something done for amusement to the detriment of someone else.
(Informal) Evasive, trifling, or manipulative behavior:
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  1. (Informal) Evasive, trifling, or manipulative behavior:
  2. The score accumulated at any given time in a game:
  3. Fair game
(Ecol.) The struggle among individual organisms for food, water, space, etc. when the available supply is limited
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  1. (Ecol.) The struggle among individual organisms for food, water, space, etc. when the available supply is limited
  2. The person or persons against whom one competes
  3. A test of skill or ability; a contest:
A struggle for superiority or victory between rivals:
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  1. A struggle for superiority or victory between rivals:
  2. A fight, struggle, conflict, or controversy
  3. Any race, game, debate, etc. in which individuals or teams compete with one another to determine the winner
(Sports) Sport in which athletes receive payment for their performance.
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  1. (Sports) Sport in which athletes receive payment for their performance.
Inclination from the perpendicular:
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  1. Inclination from the perpendicular:
  2. The angle between the cutting edge of a tool and a plane perpendicular to the working surface to which the tool is applied.
  3. A usually well-to-do man who is dissolute or promiscuous.
To put on (a garment, etc.); dress in (a certain color or material)
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  1. To put on (a garment, etc.); dress in (a certain color or material)
  2. To assume or take on:
  3. To put on (clothing).
Frolicsome diversion.
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  1. Frolicsome diversion.
  2. (Archaic) A pastime; anything which diverts one from serious matters; a game; sport; relaxation, recreation; entertainment; amusement
  3. (Archaic) A disporting; amusement; play
Something that distracts the mind and relaxes or entertains.
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  1. Something that distracts the mind and relaxes or entertains.
  2. A maneuver that draws the attention of an opponent away from a planned point of action, especially as part of military strategy.
  3. A policy or practice permitting a juvenile to be removed from traditional processing in juvenile court and placed in a program involving an alternative disposition, such as treatment or rehabilitation services.
A source of enjoyment, amusement, or pleasure:
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  1. A source of enjoyment, amusement, or pleasure:
  2. Enjoyment; amusement:
  3. Lively, joyous play or playfulness; amusement, sport, recreation, etc.
A control mechanism on an audio or video player that starts or resumes the audible or visual presentation of a recording.
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  1. A control mechanism on an audio or video player that starts or resumes the audible or visual presentation of a recording.
  2. Freedom or occasion for action; scope:
  3. The act or manner of engaging in a game or sport:
Refreshment of one's mind or body after work through activity that amuses or stimulates; play.
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  1. Refreshment of one's mind or body after work through activity that amuses or stimulates; play.
  2. Any form of play, amusement, or relaxation used for this purpose, as games, sports, or hobbies
  3. Any activity, such as play, that amuses, diverts or stimulates.
A source of enjoyment, amusement, or pleasure:
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  1. A source of enjoyment, amusement, or pleasure:
  2. Enjoyment; amusement:
  3. Lively, joyous play or playfulness; amusement, sport, recreation, etc.
(Mathematics) A model of a competitive situation that identifies interested parties and stipulates rules governing all aspects of the competition, used in game theory to determine the optimal course of action for an interested party.
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  1. (Mathematics) A model of a competitive situation that identifies interested parties and stipulates rules governing all aspects of the competition, used in game theory to determine the optimal course of action for an interested party.
  2. Any form of play or way of playing; amusement; recreation; sport; frolic; play
  3. A particular style or manner of playing a game:
Fun or jesting:
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  1. Fun or jesting:
  2. The act or manner of using a card, piece, or ball in a game or sport:
  3. The playing of a game
  1. To display ostentatiously
  2. To remove from a port; to carry away.
  3. To indulge in amusement; play; frolic
To act or conduct oneself in a specified way:
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  1. To act or conduct oneself in a specified way:
  2. To put (a specified card) into play
  3. (Music) To perform on an instrument:
To take recreation.
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  1. To take recreation.
  2. To create a likeness or copy of.
  3. To put fresh life into; refresh or restore in body or mind, esp. after work, by play, amusement, or relaxation
To wave or flourish (something, often a weapon) in a menacing, defiant, or excited way.
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  1. To wave or flourish (something, often a weapon) in a menacing, defiant, or excited way.
To be or give evidence of; manifest or reveal:
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  1. To be or give evidence of; manifest or reveal:
  2. To show (images or information) on a screen.
  3. To exhibit ostentatiously; show off:
To amuse (oneself) in a light, frolicsome manner.
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  1. To amuse (oneself) in a light, frolicsome manner.
  2. To remove from a port; to carry away.
  3. To display ostentatiously
To present for others to see:
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  1. To present for others to see:
  2. To present or expose to view; show; display
  3. To show outwardly; display:
To subject or allow to be subjected to an action, influence, or condition:
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  1. To subject or allow to be subjected to an action, influence, or condition:
  2. To allow to be seen; disclose; reveal; exhibit; display
  3. To subject (a photographic film, for example) to the action of light.
To come, move, or pass swiftly and suddenly; be seen or realized for an instant like a flash of light
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  1. To come, move, or pass swiftly and suddenly; be seen or realized for an instant like a flash of light
  2. To display ostentatiously; flaunt.
  3. To appear or occur suddenly:
(Usage Problem) To ignore or disregard (a rule, for example) openly or scornfully.
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  1. (Usage Problem) To ignore or disregard (a rule, for example) openly or scornfully.
  2. To show oneself off or move in an ostentatious way:
  3. To show off proudly, defiantly, or impudently
To bring together (troops, etc.) for inspection or display
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  1. To bring together (troops, etc.) for inspection or display
  2. To behave so as to attract attention; show off.
  3. To walk about ostentatiously; show off
To demonstrate by reasoning or procedure:
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  1. To demonstrate by reasoning or procedure:
  2. (Slang) To make an appearance; show up:
  3. To enter (animals, flowers, etc.) in a competitive show
Find another word for sport. In this page you can discover 75 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sport, like: gambler, diversion, recreation, play, amusement, merrymaking, jollification, festivity, revelry, revel and saturnalia.