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sporty

Pronunciation: /ˈspɔːrti; ˈspɔːti/

Translation of sporty in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo (-tier, -tiest)

  • 1.1 [person] deportista, aficionado a los deportes
    Example sentences
    • Geeky Brett lusts after wholesome blonde Samantha, who's dating sporty jock Cody.
    • The Women is the story of nice girl Mary Haines (played by Norma Shearer), sporty and straightforward, who loses her husband to shop-girl vamp Crystal Allen, a red-lipped, black-eyed Joan Crawford.
    • All women are affected by judgement - the ‘non conformist’, ‘the sporty chick’, ‘the brainy girl’, it's everyone.
    1.2 [trousers/clothes/attire] deportivo
    Example sentences
    • The atmosphere was relaxed and deceptively informal, with low-key lighting and dancers wearing socklets and casually sporty costumes of muted blue.
    • This sporty red knit hat comes emblazoned with the Life Aquatic insignia, while the tight, skimpy blue bathing suit leaves little to the imagination.
    1.3 [Cars/Automovilismo] deportivo
    Example sentences
    • Daniel isn't championing a slacker ethos so much as he's narrowing his focus on the marginalized and underpaid, the people who don't wear designer suits or drive sporty new showroom cars.
    • This is a 2002 Thunderbird: sporty and powerful, so beautiful in design and execution that queuing for it seems rational.
    • He sped me out to the site in his sporty ground-hugging convertible, but, once there, we could scarcely find a familiar face.

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