Definition of field sports in English:

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field sports

Pronunciation: /ˈfēld ˌspôrts/

plural noun

Outdoor sports, especially hunting, shooting, and fishing.
Example sentences
  • He is a passionate and eloquent defender of field sports and his argument that hare coursing and bullfighting are both in the general interest of the species is persuasive.
  • Recommended activities include walking and jogging, weight training, aerobics, stair climbing, field sports, racquet sports, court sports and dancing.
  • Mr Knox was devoted all his life to hunting and field sports, and his old horse, which he rode at last hunt not very long since, followed his coffin to the grave.

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