sport (n.)
sexual recreation, intercourse, amorous dalliance
KL I.i.22[Gloucester to Kent, of Edmund] there was good sport at his making
MM III.ii.113[Lucio to disguised Duke, of the Duke] He had some feeling of the sport
MND III.ii.389[Oberon to Puck] I with the morning's love have oft made sport
MV III.ii.216[Gratiano to Nerissa, of having a baby] we shall ne'er win at that sport
Oth II.i.221[Iago to Roderigo] When the blood is made dull with the act of sport
Oth II.iii.17[Iago to Cassio, of Desdemona] she is sport for Jove
Oth IV.iii.96[Emilia to Desdemona, of husbands] What is it that they do, / When they change us for others? Is it sport?
Sonn.95.6[] That tongue that tells the story of thy days / (Making lascivious comments on thy sport [also: sense 1]
Tit II.iii.80[Lavinia to Tamora] being intercepted in your sport
Ven.124[Venus to Adonis] Be bold to play, our sport is not in sight
Ven.24[Venus to Adonis] A summer's day will seem an hour but short, / Being wasted in such time-beguiling sport
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