Definition of sportif in English:

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sportif

Pronunciation: /spɔːˈtiːf/

adjective

1Interested in athletic sports.
1.1(Of a garment or style of dress) suitable for sport or informal wear; casually stylish.
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.

Words that rhyme with sportif

aperitif, beef, belief, brief, chief, enfeoff, fief, grief, interleaf, leaf, Leif, lief, Mazar-e-Sharif, misbelief, motif, naif, O'Keeffe, reef, seif, Sharif, sheaf, shereef, Tenerife, thief

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