Definition of "game" [game]

  • (noun) An activity providing entertainment or amusement; a pastime: party games; word games.
  • (noun) A competitive activity or sport in which players contend with each other according to a set of rules: the game of basketball; the game of gin rummy.
  • (noun) A single instance of such an activity: We lost the first game.
  • (noun) An organized athletic program or contest: track-and-field games; took part in the winter games.
  • (noun) A period of competition or challenge: It was too late in the game to change the schedule of the project.

Use "game" in a sentence

  • "• Follow the Guardian's World Cup team on Twitter• Sign up to play our great Fantasy Football game• Stats centre: Get the lowdown on every player• The latest team-by-team news, features and moreThe political situation, of course, amplified every emotion around that game; as civil war approached it was clear that that this wasn't just another chance, but Red Star's last chance."
  • "And we realize that the ability to see the whole game, both sides at once, is stopping the game~ and we are suddenly free."
  • "This game is sold *for the purpose of playing this game*."

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