Sportive - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈspɔːrtɪv|  American pronunciation of the word sportive
Brit.  |ˈspɔːtɪv|  British pronunciation of the word sportive

adjective

- given to merry frolicking (syn: coltish, frolicky, frolicsome, rollicking)

Examples

...a sportive pastor who began every sermon with a joke...

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