Revel and Sport


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Revel noun – A time or instance of carefree fun.
Sport and revel are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Sport" instead the word "Revel" as a noun or a verb.
Nearby Words: revelation, revelry, reveled, reveling, revelling
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Sport noun – Activity engaged in to amuse oneself.
Usage example: I don't care terribly whether I actually catch any fish, as I'm just doing this for sport

Revel and sport are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Revel" instead the word "Sport" as a noun or a verb.
Nearby Words: sports, sportive, sporty, sporting, sported
Synonyms for Sport

How words are described

proper proper revel proper sport

Common collocations

style revel style sport style
look revel look sport look
bit revel bit sport bit
suit revel suit sport suit

Both words in one sentence

  • Rugby Is Slaughter Furthermore, the global rugby community seems to revel in their sport's reputation, taking perverse joy in the fact that the very mention of its name is enough to make football (association and American) fans squirm.
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