1. disabled in the feet or legs
- a game leg
2. willing to face danger
1. a contest with rules to determine a winner
- you need four people to play this game
2. a single play of a sport or other contest
- the game lasted two hours
3. 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
4. animal hunted for food or sport
5. (tennis) a division of play during which one player serves
6. (games) the score at a particular point or the score needed to win
- the game is 6 all
- he is serving for the game
7. the flesh of wild animals that is used for food
8. a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal)
- I saw through his little game from the start
Similar word(s): plot
9. the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game
- the child received several games for his birthday
Definition categories: man–made
10. your occupation or line of work
- he's in the plumbing game
Similar word(s): biz
11. frivolous or trifling behavior
- for actors, memorizing lines is no game
- for him, life is all fun and games
Sentences with game as a noun:
- Being a child is all fun and games.
- Games in the classroom can make learning fun.
- Sally won the game.
- They can turn the game around in the second half.
- In short whist, five points are game.
- Some of the games in the closet we have on the computer as well.
- Study can help your game of chess.
- Hit the gym if you want to toughen up your game.
- When it comes to making sales, John is the best in the game.
- He's in the securities game somehow.
- In the game of life, you may find yourself playing the waiting game far too often.
- The forest has plenty of game.
- He didn't get anywhere with her because he had no game.
- You want to borrow my credit card for a week? What's your game?