- fond of or full of sport or merriment; playful
- done in fun or play, not in earnest
- of, or having the nature of, sport, esp. outdoor sport
- Obs. amorous or erotic
- Playful; frolicsome.
- Relating to or interested in sports.
- Archaic Amorous or wanton.
(comparative more sportive, superlative most sportive)
- (cycling) cyclosportive
From sport +"Ž -ive.