game game  /ˈɡeɪm/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a contest with rules to determine a winner
  2. (n) a single play of a sport or other contest
  3. (n) an amusement or pastime
  4. (n) animal hunted for food or sport
  5. (n) (tennis) a division of play during which one player serves
  6. (n) (games) the score at a particular point or the score needed to win
  7. (n) the flesh of wild animals that is used for food
  8. (n) a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal)
  9. (n) the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game
  10. (n) your occupation or line of work
  11. (n) frivolous or trifling behavior
  12. (v) place a bet on
  13. (adj) disabled in the feet or legs
  14. (adj) willing to face danger

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  1. For decades, museum curator Irving Finkel has been on the trail of a 4,600-year-old board game.
  2. PTI's critics present the top ten movies, TV shows, books, fashion trends, video games, theater, comics, music, and more of 2006.
  3. A PTI web exclusive timeline of the development of the modern video-game console.

News

  1. Game of Thrones Finale: Charles Dance on Tywin Masterminding the Red Wedding

    Game of Thrones Finale: Charles Dance on Tywin Masterminding the Red Wedding Seattle Post-Intelligencer Copyright 2013 Seattle Post-Intelligencer. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 7:59 pm, Sunday, June 9, 2013 Game of Thrones' Season 3 finale revealed yet another side to Tywin Lannister: politician, father and... wedding ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

  2. Game 3s are crucially important to NBA Finals participants — just ask Dwyane Wade

    The stats don’t lie — the third game of the NBA Finals, pitched in the middle of a 2-3-2 home/away format, is the most crucial song of the series. If the Finals truly are a one-sided affair, Game 3 can … Continue reading ?
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Ball Don't Lie via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Game 2 of Heat-Spurs scores 10.2 Nielsen rating

    Game 2 of the NBA Finals, played Sunday night between the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs, received a 10.2 overnight rating from the Nielsen Company.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The SportsXchange via Yahoo! Sports

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Quotes

  1. "It's almost a mythical number in our game," Goydos said. "I've gone from clubbing a ball in the backyard all the way to the moon, and missed all the steps in between."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Paul Goydos Source: AFP

  2. "I am sure the Spanish can win any game," Germany coach Joachim Loew said, "because they are dominant and it's hard to contain their attack."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Joachim Loew Source: The Associated Press

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