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Synonyms for game
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This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term game.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. game(noun)

    a contest with rules to determine a winner

    "you need four people to play this game"

    Synonyms:
    secret plan, biz, plot

    Antonyms:
    fearful, cowardly, fit

  2. game(noun)

    a single play of a sport or other contest

    "the game lasted two hours"

    Synonyms:
    secret plan, biz, plot

    Antonyms:
    fearful, fit, cowardly

  3. game(noun)

    an amusement or pastime

    "they played word games"; "he thought of his painting as a game that filled his empty time"; "his life was all fun and games"

    Synonyms:
    secret plan, biz, plot

    Antonyms:
    cowardly, fit, fearful

  4. game(noun)

    animal hunted for food or sport

    Synonyms:
    secret plan, biz, plot

    Antonyms:
    fit, fearful, cowardly

  5. game(noun)

    (tennis) a division of play during which one player serves

    Synonyms:
    secret plan, biz, plot

    Antonyms:
    fit, fearful, cowardly

  6. game(noun)

    (games) the score at a particular point or the score needed to win

    "the game is 6 all"; "he is serving for the game"

    Synonyms:
    secret plan, biz, plot

    Antonyms:
    cowardly, fearful, fit

  7. game(noun)

    the flesh of wild animals that is used for food

    Synonyms:
    secret plan, biz, plot

    Antonyms:
    cowardly, fit, fearful

  8. plot, secret plan, game(noun)

    a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal)

    "they concocted a plot to discredit the governor"; "I saw through his little game from the start"

    Synonyms:
    secret plan, plot of ground, biz, plot, patch, plot of land

    Antonyms:
    fit, fearful, cowardly

  9. game(noun)

    the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game

    "the child received several games for his birthday"

    Synonyms:
    secret plan, biz, plot

    Antonyms:
    cowardly, fearful, fit

  10. game, biz(noun)

    your occupation or line of work

    "he's in the plumbing game"; "she's in show biz"

    Synonyms:
    secret plan, biz, plot

    Antonyms:
    cowardly, fearful, fit

  11. game(adj)

    frivolous or trifling behavior

    "for actors, memorizing lines is no game"; "for him, life is all fun and games"

    Synonyms:
    secret plan, biz, plot

    Antonyms:
    fit, cowardly, fearful

  12. crippled, halt, halting, lame, gimpy, game(adj)

    disabled in the feet or legs

    "a crippled soldier"; "a game leg"

    Synonyms:
    mettlesome, crippled, halt, spirited, lame, halting, gamy, gritty, feeble, gamey, spunky, gimpy

    Antonyms:
    fearful, fit, cowardly

  13. game, gamy, gamey, gritty, mettlesome, spirited, spunky(verb)

    willing to face danger

    Synonyms:
    spirited, lame, zippy, spicy, granulose, high, gamy, racy, spunky, gimpy, juicy, feisty, blue, mettlesome, coarse-grained, crippled, risque, granular, mealy, bouncy, naughty, gamey, halting, gritty, peppy, enlivened, halt, grainy, bouncing, farinaceous, plucky

    Antonyms:
    fit, fearful, cowardly

  14. bet on, back, gage, stake, game, punt(verb)

    place a bet on

    "Which horse are you backing?"; "I'm betting on the new horse"

    Synonyms:
    second, bet on, gage, back, adventure, plump for, impale, support, pole, plunk for, post, hazard, venture, indorse, stake, jeopardize, punt, endorse, back up

    Antonyms:
    cowardly, fearful, fit

Wiktionary

  1. game(noun)

    Synonyms:
    racket

  2. game(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    racket

  3. game(noun)

    Willing to participate.

    I'm game, would you like to tell me how [to do that]? - From the computer game Adventure.

    Synonyms:
    courageous, nervy, daring, favorable, valiant, willing, disposed, sporting

    Antonyms:
    disinclined, cautious

  4. game(noun)

    A field of gainful activity, as an industry or profession.

    Synonyms:
    line

  5. game(noun)

    Synonyms:
    entertainment, prank, recreation, gaiety, diversion, amusement, spree, gambol, fun, frolic, festivity, pastime, sport, lark, merriment, play, merrymaking

    Antonyms:
    drudgery, grief, toil, work, labor, sorrow, sadness, uneasiness

  6. game(noun)

    Synonyms:
    wargame

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. game

    Synonyms:
    sport, recreation, pastime, amusement, frolic, diversion, play

    Antonyms:
    study, toil, labor, business, duty, weariness, flagging

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. game(n.)

    Synonyms:
    sport, play, amusement, pastime

  2. game(n.)

    Synonyms:
    plan, scheme, enterprise, adventure, undertaking, measure

  3. game(n.)

    Synonyms:
    animals of the chase

  4. game(n.)

    Synonyms:
    quarry, prey

  5. game(a.)

    Synonyms:
    courageous, brave, resolute, unflinching, fearless, valorous, chivalrous, dauntless, intrepid, gallant, heroic

  6. game(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    gamble, play for money

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. game(a)

    Synonyms:
    plucky, resolute, unyielding, courageous, unflinching, indomitable, undaunted, unconquerable, crippled, lame, crooked, deformed

  2. game(n)

    Synonyms:
    play, amusement, pastime, diversion, fun, sport, contest, prey, quarry, scheme, plan, project, undertaking, enterprise, stratagem

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    stake, gaming, match, play, set, games, hra, hunting, jeu, gambling, playing, ballgame, caza, sport, party, sets, part, deck, gameplay, hunt, matches, involved

How to pronounce game?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say game in sign language?

  1. game

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How to use game in a sentence?

  1. Rachel Nichols:

    Something the WNBA recognized with a lovely video tribute before its playoff game last night.

  2. Craig Biggio:

    I did know my dad had one, i have a ticket to the game he got it in in my room my whole life. I didnt think I was going to get up there for the opportunity.

  3. Dave Marver:

    The sound of the game is going to change, it means that players are going to be better protected. Dr. Sam Browd, a pediatric neurosurgeon and co-founder of VICIS, said no helmet will fully eliminate concussions from football. But Sam Browd said the Zero1 should prove very effective in reducing them. Sam Browd teamed up with Dave Marver and VICIS ’ chief technology officer, Per Reinhall, to create the Zero1 because he had treated many teenagers who had to quit football because of repetitive head injuries. AWAIR SMART MONITORING DEVICE HELPS IMPROVE INDOOR AIR QUALITY This was sad.

  4. Houston Astros:

    Following the game, Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch addressed Kulpas comment. BRYCE HARPER RETURNS TO DC, RESPONDS TO BOOS WITH LONG HOMER, EPIC BAT FLIP Thats what he said, thats apparently what he meant, i mean hes in charge. Obviously, you make a scene and I guess everybody has to pay attention but well let the league sort it out.

  5. Shane McLeod:

    I was very happy with how we had been going, we bought ourselves eight weeks that other nations didn't have, so while we were working on individual aspects of our game, other countries were still needing to qualify.


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