Noun Definition


1.Definition: (games) the score at a particular point or the score needed to win

"The game is 6 all", "He is serving for the game"

Category: General

2.Definition: (tennis) a division of play during which one player serves

Category: General

3.Definition: a contest with rules to determine a winner

"You need four people to play this game"

Category: General

4.Definition: a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal)

"They concocted a plot to discredit the governor", "I saw through his little game from the start"

Related Noun(s):plot

Category: General

5.Definition: a single play of a sport or other contest

"The game lasted two hours"

Category: General

6.Definition: an amusement or pastime

"They played word games", "He thought of his painting as a game that filled his empty time", "His life was all fun and games"

Category: General

7.Definition: animal hunted for food or sport

Category: Animals

8.Definition: frivolous or trifling behavior

"For actors, memorizing lines is no game", "For him, life is all fun and games"

Category: General

9.Definition: the flesh of wild animals that is used for food

Category: Food

10.Definition: the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game

"The child received several games for his birthday"

Category: Objects

11.Definition: your occupation or line of work

"He's in the plumbing game", "She's in show biz"

Related Noun(s):biz

Category: General