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basketball
The particular kind of ball used in the sport of basketball.
basketball player
A person who plays basketball, especially professionally.
baseball
a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs
baseball player
One who plays baseball, especially professional baseball.
football
The ball used in any game called "football".
football player
A player in the game of football.
goalkeeper
the soccer or hockey player assigned to protect the goal
ice hockey
A form of hockey played on an ice rink with a puck rather than ball.
ice hockey player
el jugador de hockey; l'hockeyeur; der Schuster, -; o jogador de hóquei; il hockeyeur
volleyball
The inflated ball used in such a game.
volleyball player
el jugador de voleibol; le joueur de volley-ball; der Regenbogen, -; o jogador de voleibol; il giocatore di pallavolo
boxing
fighting with the fists
boxer
A participant in a boxing match.
wrestling
the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat
wrestler
combatant who tries to throw opponent to the ground
karate
An Okinawan martial art involving primarily punching and kicking, but additionally, advanced throws, arm bars, grappling and all means of fighting.
karate fighter
el luchador de karate; le karatéka; der Kopierer, -; o karateka; il karatéka
judo
A Japanese martial art and sport adapted from jujutsu.
judo athlete
El judoka; le judoka; der judoka, -e; o judoca; il judoista
tennis
sport played by two or four players with strung racquets
tennis player
A person who plays tennis, especially professionally.
swimming
human activity of moving oneself through water
swimmer
a trained athlete who participates in swimming meets
fencing
The art or sport of duelling with swords, especially with the 17th to 18th century European dueling swords and the practice weapons decended from them
fencer
A participant in the sport of fencing
chess
a board game for two players who move their 16 pieces according to specific rules; the object is to checkmate the opponent's king
chess player
A person who plays chess, especially professionally.
alpinism
El alpinismo; l'alpinisme; das Bergsteigen; o escalamento montês; l'alpinismo
alpinist
el alpinista; l'alpiniste; der Bergsteiger, -; o alpinista; l'alpinista
running
The action of the verb '''to run'''.
runner
Agent noun of run; somebody who runs:
athletics
Physical activities such as sports and games requiring stamina, fitness and skill.
athlete
a person trained to compete in sports
horse riding
La equitación; l'équitation; der Reitsport; a equitação; l'equitazione
rider
one who rides, often a horse or motorcycle
figure skating
A sport where people perform spins, jumps and other moves on ice.
figure skater
el patinador; le patineur; die Eiskunstläuferin; o patinador; il pattinatore
weightlifting
bodybuilding by exercise that involves lifting weights
weightlifter
El halterófilo; l'haltérophile; Der Gewichtheber; o halterofilista; la pesista
car racing
La carrera automóvil; la course automobile; das Autorennen, -; a corrida de motor; la cugina
cycling
The sport of riding and racing cycles, especially bicycles.
cyclist
a person who rides a bicycle
long jump
the act of jumping as far as possible from a running start
pole vaulting
salto con la pértiga; les sauts à la perche; der Stabhochsprung; Os saltos com vara; i salti con l'asta
jumper
electr: a piece of metal that is used to connect an additional circuit (e.g. on an expansion board)
badminton
a game played on a court with light long-handled rackets used to volley a shuttlecock over a net
biathlon
el biatlón; le biathlon; die Biathlon, -s; o biatlo; biathlon
billiards
A two-player cue sport played with two cue balls and one red ball, on a snooker sized table.
bobsleigh
The sled used in the sport of bobsleigh
bodybuilding
A sport in which the aesthetics of muscular development is the basis for competition.
water polo
A water sport consisting of two teams of swimmers who have to throw the ball into the opponents goal.
handball
A team sport where two teams of seven players each pass and bounce a ball trying to throw it in the goal of the opposing team.
golf
a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes
rowing
The rowing of boats as a competitive sport.
diving
The sport of jumping head first into water.
cross-country skiing
the sport of skiing across the countryside (rather than downhill)
ping-pong
ping-pong (sport)
sailing
riding in a sailboat
rally
A sequence of strokes between serving and scoring a point.
rugby
a form of football played with an oval ball
snowboarding
The sport of sliding downhill on a snowboard.
archery
The practice or sport of shooting arrows with a bow.