musical chairs


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a child's game in which players march to music around a group of chairs that contains one chair less than the number of players

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a rearrangement that has no practical effect or significance

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The veteran participated in the musical chair competition that attracted attention of the participants.
Musical chairs is a game where a number of chairs, one fewer than the number of players, are arranged facing outward with the players standing in a circle just outside the chairs.
We still have musical chairs, but every time a kid exits the round, he or she is given a gift (of appreciation) for their participation.
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Synopsis: In a high-stakes game of musical chairs, there can be only one winner.
There were also parachute games for the children and traditional family games such as musical chairs as well as a range of refreshments.
We appear to have sent 56 SNP MPs down to Westminster to play a bizarre game of musical chairs. Without the chairs - or the music.
YOU have to hope the gods have been enjoying a giggle at the lucrative game of musical chairs that has been playing out on the higher floors of Cardiff's County Hall over the last couple of years.
Bookies reckon producers will play musical chairs, which will be a lot more musical than the acts.
As part of this event, different sports and recreational activities such as spoon race, tug-of-war competition, musical chairs, national anthem singing, poetry competition, debate competition, cricket matches and a play were arranged.Similarly, for female students, an event was arranged at the Government Girls Middle School in Village Miwizam., Under this activity, students participated in various recreational activities such as spoon race, henna-applying competition, painting competition, musical chairs, national anthem singing, poetry competition, and a debate competition.
Get ready, a very funny SNL star is officially taking over for Jimmy Fallon when he leaves 'Late Night.' It's musical chairs with all the nightly shows, but it looks like all the seats have finally been assigned.
Lime and spoon race, bursting balloons, musical chairs, were some of the games which children enjoyed while eating yoghurt, Kana Mutti bindima, Musical chairs and tug of war were some of the games lined up for the adults.
The races began with the adorable Early Years students lined up for exciting and very unique challenges like milk drinking, musical chairs, muffin eating and balloon sandwich race.
Festival-goers can get in on the action too with the likes of musical smarts - like musical chairs but with smart cars - the smart EBALL game that uses radio-controlled, full-sized electric drive models and 'smart sweep' which demonstrates the agility and load capacity of the smart fortwo as drivers negotiate a fantasy high street, loading their car with goodies en route.
Els Donald is set to become world No.1 again tonight in golf's version of musical chairs.