Definition of Disports

1. Verb. (third-person singular of disport) ¹



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Definition of Disports

1. disport [v] - See also: disport

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Disports

disponge
disponged
disponges
disponging
disponing
dispope
dispoped
dispopes
dispoping
disporous
disported
disporting
disportment
disportments
disports (current term)
dispos'd
disposabilities
disposability
disposable
disposable equipment
disposable income
disposable incomes
disposableness
disposables
disposal
disposal plant
disposall
disposals
dispose

Literary usage of Disports

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1. Southey's Common-place Book by Robert Southey (1876)
"... hunting, &c. and such like disports and recreations (which our casuists tax) ; are the sole exercise almost, and ordinary actions of our Nobility, ..."

2. The Diary of Henry Machyn, Citizen and Merchant-taylor of London, from A.D by Henry Machin, John Gough Nichols (1848)
"The procession of the lord of misrule, or " lord of merry disports " (as he was also called), into London, which occurs subsequently in this page, ..."

3. Kettner's Book of the Table: A Manual of Cookery, Practical, Theoretical by Eneas Sweetland Dallas (1877)
"... takes his tail in his mouth to symbolize eternity, and then, after a dainty roll in egg, fine breadcrumb and flour, disports himself in the frying-pan. ..."

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