Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (n.) That which diverts, and makes mirth; pastime; amusement.
2. (n.) Mock; mockery; contemptuous mirth; derision.
3. (n.) That with which one plays, or which is driven about in play; a toy; a plaything; an object of mockery.
4. (n.) Play; idle jingle.
5. (n.) Diversion of the field, as fowling, hunting, fishing, racing, games, and the like, esp. when money is staked.
6. (n.) A plant or an animal, or part of a plant or animal, which has some peculiarity not usually seen in the species; an abnormal variety or growth. See Sporting plant, under Sporting.
7. (n.) A sportsman; a gambler.
8. (v. i.) To play; to frolic; to wanton.
9. (v. i.) To practice the diversions of the field or the turf; to be given to betting, as upon races.
10. (v. i.) To trifle.
11. (v. i.) To assume suddenly a new and different character from the rest of the plant or from the type of the species; -- said of a bud, shoot, plant, or animal. See Sport, n., 6.
12. (v. t.) To divert; to amuse; to make merry; -- used with the reciprocal pronoun.
13. (v. t.) To represent by any kind of play.
14. (v. t.) To exhibit, or bring out, in public; to use or wear; as, to sport a new equipage.
Greek3815. paizo -- to play as a child
... to play as a child. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: paizo Phonetic Spelling:
(paheed'-zo) Short Definition: I play, sport Definition: I play, sport ...
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1702. empaizo -- to mock at
Strong's Hebrew7814. sechoq -- laughter, derision, sport
... 7813, 7814. sechoq or sechoq. 7815 . laughter, derision, sport. Transliteration:
sechoq or sechoq Phonetic Spelling: (sekh-oke') Short Definition: laughter ...
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8173b. shaa -- to sport, take delight in, delight
6711. tsachaq -- to laugh
7832. sachaq -- to laugh
6026. anog -- to be soft, delicate, dainty
5953a. alal -- to act severely
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ThesaurusSport (99 Occurrences)
... See Sport, n., 6. 12. ... 13. (vt) To represent by any kind of play. 14. (vt) To exhibit,
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Laughing (38 Occurrences)
Laughed (27 Occurrences)
Uncontrolled (58 Occurrences)
Joke (1 Occurrence)
Jest (1 Occurrence)
Game (11 Occurrences)
Fool (95 Occurrences)
Finished (157 Occurrences)
Ridicule (14 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceSport (99 Occurrences)
Matthew 20:19 and hand Him over to the Gentiles to be made sport of and scourged and crucified; and on the third day He will be raised to life."
Matthew 27:27 Then the Governor's soldiers took Jesus into the Praetorium, and called together the whole battalion to make sport of Him.
Matthew 27:29 And they made a crown of thorns and put it on his head, and put a rod in his right hand, and they went down on their knees before him, and made sport of him, saying, Long life to the King of the Jews.
Matthew 27:31 At last, having finished their sport, they took off the cloak, clothed Him again in His own garments, and led Him away for crucifixion.
Matthew 27:41 In the same way, the chief priests, making sport of him, with the scribes and those in authority, said,
Mark 10:34 they will insult Him in cruel sport, spit on Him, scourge Him, and put Him to death; but on the third day He will rise to life again."
Mark 15:20 At last, having finished their sport, they took the robe off Him, put His own clothes on Him, and led Him out to crucify Him.
Mark 15:29 And those who went by made sport of him, shaking their heads, and saying, Ha! you who give the Temple to destruction, and put it up again in three days,
Luke 16:14 And the Pharisees, who had a great love of money, hearing these things, were making sport of him.
Luke 18:32 For he will be given up to the Gentiles, and will be made sport of and put to shame:
Luke 22:63 Meanwhile the men who held Jesus in custody repeatedly beat Him in cruel sport,
Luke 23:11 And Herod, with the men of his army, put shame on him and made sport of him, and dressing him in shining robes, he sent him back to Pilate.
Luke 23:35 And the people were looking on. And the rulers made sport of him, saying, He was a saviour of others; let him do something for himself, if he is the Christ, the man of God's selection.
Luke 23:36 And the soldiers also made sport of Him, coming and offering Him sour wine and saying,
Acts 2:13 But others, making sport of them, said, They are full of new wine.
Acts 17:32 Now on hearing about the coming back from death, some of them made sport of it, but others said, Let us go more fully into this another time.
Galatians 6:7 Be not tricked; God is not made sport of: for whatever seed a man puts in, that will he get back as grain.
Ephesians 5:4 And let there be no low behaviour, or foolish talk, or words said in sport, which are not right, but in place of them the giving of praise.
2 Peter 2:10 But specially those who go after the unclean desires of the flesh, and make sport of authority. Ready to take chances, uncontrolled, they have no fear of saying evil of those in high places:
2 Peter 3:3 Having first of all the knowledge that in the last days there will be men who, ruled by their evil desires, will make sport of holy things,
Jude 1:18 How they said to you, In the last days there will be men who, guided by their evil desires, will make sport of holy things.
Genesis 21:9 And Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, whom she had borne unto Abraham, mocking.
Genesis 39:14 She sent for the men of her house and said to them, See, he has let a Hebrew come here and make sport of us; he came to my bed, and I gave a loud cry;
Genesis 39:17 Then she gave him the same story, saying, The Hebrew servant whom you have taken into our house came in to make sport of me;
Exodus 10:2 and that you may tell in the hearing of your son, and of your son's son, what things I have done to Egypt, and my signs which I have done among them; that you may know that I am Yahweh."
Exodus 32:6 And they rose up early on the morrow, and offered up burnt-offerings, and brought peace-offerings; and the people sat down to eat and to drink, and rose up to sport.
Numbers 22:29 Balaam said to the donkey, "Because you have mocked me, I wish there were a sword in my hand, for now I would have killed you."
Judges 8:15 So he came to the men of Succoth and said, Here are Zebah and Zalmunna, on account of whom you made sport of me, saying, Are the hands of Zebah and Zalmunna even now in your hand, that we are to give bread to your army who are overcome with weariness?
Judges 16:10 Then Delilah said to Samson, See, you have been making sport of me with false words; now, say truly how may you be put in bands?
Judges 16:15 And she said to him, Why do you say you are my lover when your heart is not mine? Three times you have made sport of me, and have not made clear to me the secret of your great strength.
Judges 16:25 And it came to pass, when their hearts were merry, that they said, Call for Samson, that he may make us sport. And they called for Samson out of the prison house; and he made them sport: and they set him between the pillars.
Judges 16:27 Now the house was full of men and women; and all the lords of the Philistines were there; and there were upon the roof about three thousand men and women, that beheld while Samson made sport.
1 Samuel 6:6 Why do you make your hearts hard, like the hearts of Pharaoh and the Egyptians? When he had made sport of them, did they not let the people go, and they went away?
1 Samuel 31:4 Then Saul said to the servant who had the care of his arms, Take out your sword and put it through me, before these men without circumcision come and make sport of me. But his servant, full of fear, would not do so. Then Saul took out his sword, and falling on it, put an end to himself.
2 Samuel 2:14 And Abner said to Joab, Let the young men now arise and make sport before us. And Joab said, Let them arise.
1 Kings 18:27 And in the middle of the day, Elijah made sport of them, saying, Give louder cries, for he is a god; he may be deep in thought, or he may have gone away for some purpose, or he may be on a journey, or by chance he is sleeping and has to be made awake.
2 Kings 2:23 Then from there he went up to Beth-el; and on his way, some little boys came out from the town and made sport of him, crying, Go up, old no-hair! go up, old no-hair!
2 Kings 19:21 This is the word which the Lord has said about him: In the eyes of the virgin daughter of Zion you are shamed and laughed at; the daughter of Jerusalem has made sport of you.
1 Chronicles 10:4 Then Saul said to the servant who had the care of his arms, Take your sword and put it through me, before these men without circumcision come and make sport of me. But his servant, full of fear, would not do so. Then Saul took out his sword, falling on it himself.
2 Chronicles 30:10 So the runners went from town to town through all the country of Ephraim and Manasseh as far as Zebulun: but they were laughed at and made sport of.
2 Chronicles 36:16 But they put shame on the servants of God, making sport of his words and laughing at his prophets, till the wrath of God was moved against his people, till there was no help.
Nehemiah 2:19 But Sanballat the Horonite and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite, and Geshem the Arabian, hearing of it, made sport of us, laughing at us and saying, What are you doing? will you go against the king?
Nehemiah 4:1 Now, Sanballat, hearing that we were building the wall, was very angry, and in his wrath made sport of the Jews.
Job 5:22 You will make sport of destruction and need, and will have no fear of the beasts of the earth.
Job 9:23 If death comes suddenly through disease, he makes sport of the fate of those who have done no wrong.
Job 11:3 Are your words of pride to make men keep quiet? and are you to make sport, with no one to put you to shame?
Job 12:4 It seems that I am to be as one who is a cause of laughing to his neighbour, one who makes his prayer to God and is answered! the upright man who has done no wrong is to be made sport of!
Job 16:20 My friends make sport of me; to God my eyes are weeping,
Job 17:2 Truly, those who make sport of me are round about me, and my eyes become dark because of their bitter laughing.
Job 17:6 He has made me a word of shame to the peoples; I have become a mark for their sport.
Job 19:3 Ten times now you have made sport of me; it gives you no sense of shame to do me wrong.
Job 21:3 Let me say what is in my mind, and after that, go on making sport of me.
Job 22:19 The upright saw it and were glad: and those who had done no wrong made sport of them,
Job 30:1 But now those who are younger than I make sport of me; those whose fathers I would not have put with the dogs of my flocks.
Job 31:34 For fear of the great body of people, or for fear that families might make sport of me, so that I kept quiet, and did not go out of my door;
Job 34:7 What man is like Job, a man who freely makes sport of God,
Job 34:37 For in addition to his sin, he is uncontrolled in heart; before our eyes he makes sport of God, increasing his words against him.
Job 39:7 He makes sport of the noise of the town; the voice of the driver does not come to his ears;
Job 39:18 When she is shaking her wings on high, she makes sport of the horse and of him who is seated on him.
Job 39:21 He is stamping with joy in the valley; he makes sport of fear.
Job 41:5 Will you make sport with him, as with a bird? or put him in chains for your young women?
Job 41:29 A thick stick is no better than a leaf of grass, and he makes sport of the onrush of the spear.
Psalms 2:4 Then he whose seat is in the heavens will be laughing: the Lord will make sport of them.
Psalms 35:19 Do not let my haters be glad over me falsely; let not those who are against me without cause make sport of me.
Psalms 59:8 But you are laughing at them, O Lord; you will make sport of all the nations.
Psalms 69:11 When I made sackcloth my clothing, I became a byword to them.
Psalms 79:4 We are looked down on by our neighbours, we are laughed at and made sport of by those who are round us.
Psalms 104:26 There go the ships; There is leviathan, whom thou hast formed to play therein.
Psalms 109:25 As for me, they make sport of me; shaking their heads when they see me.
Psalms 119:51 The men of pride have made great sport of me; but I have not been turned from your law.
Psalms 123:4 For long enough have men of pride made sport of our soul.
Psalms 139:20 For they go against you with evil designs, and your haters make sport of your name.
Proverbs 1:26 So in the day of your trouble I will be laughing; I will make sport of your fear;
Proverbs 3:34 He makes sport of the men of pride, but he gives grace to the gentle-hearted.
Proverbs 10:23 It is as sport to a fool to do mischief: but a man of understanding hath wisdom.
Proverbs 13:13 He who makes sport of the word will come to destruction, but the respecter of the law will be rewarded.
Proverbs 17:5 Whoever makes sport of the poor puts shame on his Maker; and he who is glad because of trouble will not go free from punishment.
Proverbs 19:28 A good-for-nothing witness makes sport of the judge's decision: and the mouth of evil-doers sends out evil like a stream.
Proverbs 26:19 So is the man that deceiveth his neighbour, and saith, Am not I in sport?
Proverbs 30:17 The eye which makes sport of a father, and sees no value in a mother when she is old will be rooted out by the ravens of the valley, and be food for the young eagles.
Isaiah 23:9 It was the purpose of the Lord of armies to put pride to shame, to make sport of the glory of those who are honoured in the earth.
Isaiah 28:22 And now, take care that you do not make sport of him, or your bands will be made strong; for I have had word from the Lord, the Lord of armies, of an end, of a complete end, which is to come on all the land.
Isaiah 29:20 For the cruel one has come to nothing; and those who make sport of the Lord are gone; and those who are watching to do evil are cut off:
Isaiah 33:8 The highways are waste, no man is journeying there: the agreement is broken, he has made sport of the towns, he has no thought for man.
Isaiah 37:22 This is the word which the Lord has said about him: In the eyes of the virgin daughter of Zion you are shamed and laughed at; the daughter of Jerusalem has made sport of you.
Isaiah 49:7 The Lord who takes up Israel's cause, even his Holy One, says to him whom men make sport of, who is hated by the nations, a servant of rulers: Kings will see and get up from their places, and chiefs will give worship: because of the Lord who keeps faith; even the Holy One of Israel who has taken you for himself.
Isaiah 53:3 Men made sport of him, turning away from him; he was a man of sorrows, marked by disease; and like one from whom men's faces are turned away, he was looked down on, and we put no value on him.
Isaiah 57:4 Against whom do you sport yourselves? Against whom do you make a wide mouth, and stick out your tongue? Aren't you children of disobedience, a seed of falsehood,
Isaiah 60:14 And the sons of those who were cruel to you will come before you with bent heads; and those who made sport of you will go down on their faces at your feet; and you will be named, The Town of the Lord, The Zion of the Holy One of Israel.
Jeremiah 9:5 Everyone will make sport of his neighbour with deceit, not saying what is true: their tongues have been trained to say false words; they are twisted, hating to come back.
Jeremiah 20:7 O Lord, you have been false to me, and I was tricked; you are stronger than I, and have overcome me: I have become a thing to be laughed at all the day, everyone makes sport of me.
Jeremiah 48:26 Make him full of wine, for his heart has been lifted up against the Lord: and Moab will be rolling in the food he was not able to keep down, and everyone will be making sport of him.
Jeremiah 48:27 For did you not make sport of Israel? was he taken among thieves? for whenever you were talking about him, you were shaking your head over him.
Jeremiah 48:39 How is it broken down! how is Moab's back turned in shame! so Moab will be a cause of sport and of fear to everyone round about him.
Lamentations 1:15 The Lord has made sport of all my men of war in me, he has got men together against me to send destruction on my young men: the virgin daughter of Judah has been crushed like grapes under the feet of the Lord.
Lamentations 3:14 I have become the sport of all the peoples; I am their song all the day.
Ezekiel 22:5 Those who are near and those who are far from you will make sport of you; your name is unclean, you are full of sounds of fear.
Hosea 7:16 They have gone to what is of no value; they are like a false bow; their captains will come to destruction by the sword, and their ruler by my wrath; for this, the land of Egypt will make sport of them.
Habakkuk 1:10 He makes little of kings, rulers are a sport to him; all the strong places are to be laughed at; for he makes earthworks and takes them.
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