Definitions: (1) characterizes one who indulges in a happy diversion <usually with others>; playful; merry; one who enjoys recreation; gamesome; (2) playing fairly and according to the rules; courteous; accepts failure gracefully and victory graciously; (3) possessing the ability to accept jestful teasing with a good sense of humor; (4) fair and generous in one’s behavior or treatment of others, especially in a game or contest

Quote: The only way to prove that you’re a good sport is to lose. — Ernest “Ernie” Banks (1931–2015) American baseball player