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any game designed to exercise the intellect

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deliberate actions of calculated psychological manipulation intended to intimidate or confuse (usually for competitive advantage)

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The current minimum bid for London Town stands at PS100, with bids for Mind Games starting at PS250.
Wales are a very good team, they have won so many trophies in however many years, but we won't be falling for Warren's mind games.
That is the position that he has taken but we do not have to play any mind games with the big fella.
Hamilton said that he does not play mind games with Rosberg, adding that the German is a very intelligent driver, The BBC reported.
Mind Games and Ministers is a political rom-com based in West Yorkshire with the fast-paced action straddling both Lancashire and Yorkshire territory.
I am sure there will - if there aren't already - be mind games going on.
The authors don't apologize for instructing people on mind games.
Despite the irony of Ferguson making these comments to the media, the Scot insists he refrains from mind games, especially when against Jose, saying: "As long as he keeps bringing me a decent bottle of wine, I'll let him off.
Retired to stand alongside his sire at Bearstone in 1997, Mind Games has sired the winners of 389 races and more than pounds 3.
Much has been made of the mind games between Mancini and Red Devils boss Alex Ferguson but as an outsider looking in, O'Neill finds the whole charade amusing.
If it is an attempt at mind games, Button, who is second along with Vettel's Red Bull team-mate Mark Webber, believes it is a feeble one.
Summary: Mind games used by aggressive debt collectors can cause suicidal feelings and have a "devastating" effect on mental health.
30pm) Lucy gets a taste of her own medicine tonight when one of her mind games back fires on her.
Those kinds of mind games do not affect us, the players are very confident and they are not worried.
uk Focus on rugby Jon Doel, Simon Thomas and Simon Roberts discuss the tug-of-war for Deacon Manu and this weekend''s Welsh derbies Focus on football The boys look at a contender for goal of the season and assess the talents of Bluebirds youngster Adam Matthews Farewell to Ninian Park Watch dramatic footage of the Ninian Park grandstand being demolished Mind games ahead of derby Ospreys assistant coach Jonathan Humphreys steps up the mind games ahead of this weekends derby with the Blues by insisting Dai Young''s side are the new dream team of Welsh rugby RUGBY GAME Predict the rugby scores Have you got the magic touch when it comes to predicting rugby scores?