sportive: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (spôr'tiv, spōr'-), [key]
- playful or frolicsome; jesting, jocose, or merry: a sportive puppy.
- done in sport, rather than in earnest: a sportive show of affection.
- pertaining to or of the nature of a sport or sports.
- ardent; wanton.
- sportive (Thesaurus)