Definition of spectator sport in English:

spectator sport

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  • A sport that many people find entertaining to watch.
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    • Football is both a spectator sport and a participation sport.
    • As a spectator sport it beats all-in wrestling hands down!
    • By the end of the decade, stock-car racing had passed baseball and basketball as an American spectator sport.

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