Definition of sportsperson in English:
noun (plural sportspersons or sportspeople /-ˌpēpəl/)
A sportsman or sportswoman (used as a neutral alternative).
- It proposed that high-level amateur sportspeople - such as inter-county GAA players - should be entitled to an annual tax credit of €2,000.
- This ‘activity modification’ may be quite straightforward for an amateur sportsperson, who can lay off their game for a few weeks.
- Her other hurdle is one that haunts many an amateur sportsperson seeking success.
Words that rhyme with sportspersonsalesperson
Definition of sportsperson in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan