gaming gaming  /ˈɡeɪ mɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the act of playing for stakes in the hope of winning (including the payment of a price for a chance to win a prize)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The National Indian Gaming Commission can levy fines but has no power to collect them.
  2. How Nintendo's visionary designer shook up the gaming world.
  3. If South Koreans take umbrage at the term computer gaming, it's because e-Sports are a serious business.

News

  1. Gaming N ews

    (PRESS RELEASE) -- Launched in 2010, Slot MagiX committed itself to be recognized as established leaders in the online gaming industry. With their unique essence of games and offers the site managed to boast exclusivity amidst the other gaming sites.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Casino City Times

  2. Gaming commissioners clash over slot parlor licenses

    The long-standing debate over the issuance of restricted gaming licenses to slot parlors boiled over at today's Nevada Gaming Commission meeting in a heated policy discussion between Commissioner Randolph Townsend and Chairman Peter Bernhard.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Las Vegas Sun

  3. Kinbasha Gaming International, Inc. Announces Introduction of Latest Title in Sanyo's Highly Popular "Sea Story" Game ...

    Kinbasha Gaming International, Inc. , owner and operator of retail pachinko gaming centers in Japan, today announced that it will introduce the latest title in the highly popular "Sea Story" ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Obama said this was "not an easy decision," but one he made because "the public financing of presidential elections as it exists today is broken, and we face opponents who've become masters at gaming this broken system."
    on Jun 19, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: New York Daily News

  2. "The Penguins organization will re-evaluate our situation after the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board makes the decision on the awarding of the Pittsburgh gaming license," Lemieux said.
    on Oct 5, 2006 By: Mario Lemieux Source: Brooks Bulletin

  3. "We have come to the conclusion that we need more time to refine the service to ensure a more focused gaming entertainment experience than what it is today," Kazuo Hirai, Sony Computer Entertainment president, said in a statement. "Our...
    on Nov 15, 2007 By: Kazuo Hirai Source: CNET Crave Blog (blog)

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