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Synonyms for game

Synonyms for game

Synonyms for game

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

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the flesh of wild animals that is used for food

a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal)

the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game

your occupation or line of work

frivolous or trifling behavior

disabled in the feet or legs

willing to face danger

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The game will be yours," turning to her again; "it will certainly be yours.
It may have been the apprehensiveness of love, the wish to meet his need for her sympathy, and the desire to see the Game face to face for wisdom's sake,--and it may have been the clarion call of adventure ringing through the narrow confines of uneventful existence; for a great daring thrilled through her, and she said, just as simply, "I will.
Ferdishenko, is it possible to make a game out of this kind of thing?
And, as Gavrila Ardalionovitch has said, the least suggestion of a falsehood takes all point out of the game.
All observed how irritable and cross she had become since her last burst of laughter; but none the less obstinately did she stick to her absurd whim about this new game.
The Cat's head began fading away the moment he was gone, and, by the time he had come back with the Dutchess, it had entirely disappeared; so the King and the executioner ran wildly up and down looking for it, while the rest of the party went back to the game.
At times, he may be seen with his traps on his shoulder, buffeting his way across rapid streams, amidst floating blocks of ice: at other times, he is to be found with his traps swung on his back clambering the most rugged mountains, scaling or descending the most frightful precipices, searching, by routes inaccessible to the horse, and never before trodden by white man, for springs and lakes unknown to his comrades, and where he may meet with his favorite game.
Mazarin affected to be more attentive to his game than ever.
A serious game was commenced between the comte and several rich courtiers.
While Jimmy may be the first gay game character to draw fire from antigay Christian forces, he joins a small but growing list of explicitly or ambiguously gay characters in video games.
And in pre-game ceremonies two DAV members threw out the first pitch as fans were given special baseball cards, which have become a treat for DAV Day at the Ballpark games.
Like movies, novels, and plays before them, computer games have discovered politics.
Almost as maddening as having to look at a bunch of empty PS2 "display only" boxes at your favorite electronics store is having to stare at tantalizing games that you still can't play.
One of the hottest games going is NFL Blitz for Nintendo 64, which retails in various discount stores for about $60.
Cantor and Progressive originally signed a Game Content License Agreement in July 2006 for Cantor to license a select list of Progressive's gaming titles, including Texas Hold 'Em Bonus[R] poker and Caribbean[R] Stud poker, for use on Cantor's mobile gaming system in Nevada and other jurisdictions worldwide.