game

  1. noun
    the game equipment needed to play a game; "the child received several games for his birthday"
  2. noun
    animal hunted for food or sport
  3. noun
    frivolous or trifling behavior; "for actors, memorizing lines is no game"; "for him, life is all fun and games"
  4. noun
    your occupation or line of work; "he``s in the plumbing game"; "she``s in show biz"
  5. noun
    a contest with rules to determine a winner; "you need four people to play this game"
  6. noun
    a single play of a game; "the game lasted 2 hours"
  7. 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"
  8. 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"
  9. 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"
  10. noun
    the flesh of wild animals that is used for food
  11. adjective
    willing to face danger
  12. verb
    place a bet on; "Which horse are you backing?"; "I``m betting on the new horse"
  13. adjective
    disabled in the feet or legs; "a crippled soldier"; "a game leg"