Meaning of pour le sport in English:

pour le sport

noun

  • For amusement, for fun.

Pronunciation

pour le sport

/ˌpʊə lə ˈspɔː/ /ˌpɔː lə ˈspɔː/

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Michael Arlen (1895–1956), novelist. Either from French pour le sport (although this is apparently first attested later: 1946 or earlier), or independently from French pour for + le, masculine definite article + sport sport.