Sportive is a related term of hilarious.
As adjectives the difference between sportive and hilarious
is that sportive
is gay; frolicsome; merry while hilarious
is very funny; causing great merriment and laughter.
As a noun sportive
is (cycling) cyclosportive.
gay; frolicsome; merry
Interested in sport.
Sporty, good at sport.
- Is it I / That drive thee from the sportive court? — Shakespeare.
* 2012 , July 15. Richard Williams in Guardian Unlimited,
Tour de France 2012: Carpet tacks cannot force Bradley Wiggins off track
- Such incidents, part of the cherished mythology of the Tour's early years, are rare in modern cycling, although a 62-year-old local councillor was arrested and subsequently released after tacks had been scattered during the 2009 Etape Caledonia, a sportive held on closed roads in Scotland, causing countless punctures among the 3,500 riders.
Very funny; causing great merriment and laughter.
* See also