Definition of sportif in English:

sportif

Line breaks: spor|tif
Pronunciation: /spɔːˈtiːf
 
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adjective

  • 1Interested in athletic sports.
  • 1.1(Of a garment or style of dress) suitable for sport or informal wear; casually stylish.
    More example sentences
    • Spa-inspired clothing joins track suits, cross trainers and karate pants in the chic sportif tradition.
    • You'll just have to settle for sportif chic, my dear.

Origin

French.

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