Synonyms for game
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A pursuit or activity with rules performed either alone or with others, for the purpose of entertainment. In many games, the objective is to win by defeating the other player or players or being the first to reach a specified goal, while in others, role-playing or cooperation is emphasized.
I'm game, would you like to tell me how [to do that]? - From the computer game Adventure.
A field of gainful activity, as an industry or profession.
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a contest with rules to determine a winner
"you need four people to play this game"
a single play of a sport or other contest
"the game lasted two hours"
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"
animal hunted for food or sport
(tennis) a division of play during which one player serves
(games) the score at a particular point or the score needed to win
"the game is 6 all"; "he is serving for the game"
the flesh of wild animals that is used for food
plot, secret plan, gamenoun
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"
the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game
"the child received several games for his birthday"
your occupation or line of work
"he's in the plumbing game"; "she's in show biz"
frivolous or trifling behavior
"for actors, memorizing lines is no game"; "for him, life is all fun and games"
crippled, halt, halting, lame, gimpy, gameadjective
disabled in the feet or legs
"a crippled soldier"; "a game leg"
game, gamy, gamey, gritty, mettlesome, spirited, spunkyverb
willing to face danger
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
bet on, back, gage, stake, game, puntverb
place a bet on
"Which horse are you backing?"; "I'm betting on the new horse"
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The only difference this year is the NFL’s decision to impose additional penalties on clubs which are responsible for the outbreak and the availability of proven vaccines, the protocols we jointly agreed to helped get us through a full season last year without missing game checks and are effective, when followed.
She is going to be a wonderful justice, it almost causes us to up our game a little bit.
Do you believe in them when they’re making a ruling in the game? the host of ‘Jeopardy!’ is the arbiter of the game. So do you buy them going, ‘Yes, that’s correct’?
The major issue for us is the enormous time zone barrier to allowing fans to engage in the game live.
I have a dream for the sport, especially for women here in Egypt, to prosper here, the players taught us a lot, like discipline, respect, ethics and manners of the game.
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- játszma, meccsHungarian
- trò chơiVietnamese
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