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zelfstandig naamwoord

1 game

A contest with rules to determine a winner.

Roget 861: courage, bravery, valor; resoluteness, boldness etc. adj.; spirit, daring, gallantry, intrepidity; contempt of danger, defiance of danger; derring-do; ... meer laten zien

Roget 366: animal, animal kingdom; fauna; brute creation.    beast, brute, creature, critter [U.S.]; wight, created being; creeping thing, living thing; dumb animal, ... meer laten zien

Roget 840: amusement, entertainment, recreation, fun, game, fun and games; diversion, divertissement; reaction, solace; pastime, passetemps [Fr.], sport; ... meer laten zien

Roget 692: conduct [actions of an individual agent]; behavior; deportment, comportment; carriage, maintien, demeanor, guise, bearing, manner, observance.    dealing, ... meer laten zien

Roget 622: pursuit; pursuing etc. v.; prosecution; pursuance; enterprise etc. (undertaking) 676; business etc. 625; ... meer laten zien

Roget 620: intent, intention, intentionality; purpose; quo animo [Lat.]; project etc. 626; undertaking etc. 676; predetermination etc. 611; ... meer laten zien

Roget 604a: perseverance; continuance etc. (inaction) 143; permanence etc. (absence of change) 141; firmness etc. (stability) 150.    constancy, ... meer laten zien

Roget 394: savoriness etc. adj.; good taste, deliciousness, delectability.    relish, zest; appetizer.    tidbit, titbit, dainty, delicacy, ... meer laten zien

Roget 604: determination, will; iron will, unconquerable will; will of one's own, decision, resolution; backbone; clear grit, true grit, grit [U.S.]; sand, strength of mind, strength of will; ... meer laten zien

Roget 857: laughingstock, jestingstock, gazingstock; butt, game, fair game; April fool etc. (dupe) 547.    original, oddity; queer fish, odd fish; ... meer laten zien

Nederlands: spel

2 game

A single play of a sport or other contest.

Nederlands: partij, spel
Pools: gra

3 game

An amusement or pastime.

Nederlands: spel, potje, spelletje

4 game

Animal hunted for food or sport.

Nederlands: wild
Pools: zwierzę łowne

5 game

tennis A division of play during which one player serves.

Pools: gem

6 game

games The score at a particular point or the score needed to win.

Pools: gem

7 game

The flesh of wild animals that is used for food.

Nederlands: wedstrijd, wildbraad
Pools: dziczyzna

8 game

A secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal):
— I saw through his little game from the start.

synoniemen: plot, secret plan.

Nederlands: collusie, complot, conjuratie, conspiratie, intrige, komplot, kuiperij, samenzwering
Pools: spisek, zmowa

9 game

The game equipment needed in order to play a particular game.

Pools: gra

10 game

Your occupation or line of work:
— He's in the plumbing game.

synoniem: biz.

11 game

Frivolous or trifling behavior.


1 game

Place a bet on.

synoniemen: back, bet on, gage, punt, stake.

Roget 840: amuse, entertain, divert, enliven; tickle the fancy; titillate, raise a smile, put in good humor; cause laughter, create laughter, occasion laughter, raise laughter, excite laughter, produce laughter, ... meer laten zien

Roget 621: chance etc. (hap) 156; stand a chance etc. (be possible) 470.    toss up; cast lots, draw lots; leave to chance, trust to chance, leave to the chapter of accidents, ... meer laten zien

Nederlands: inzetten, zetten

bijvoeglijk naamwoord

1 game

Disabled in the feet or legs:
— A game leg.

synoniemen: crippled, gimpy, halt, halting, lame.

2 game

Willing to face danger.

synoniemen: gamey, gamy, gritty, mettlesome, spirited, spunky.

Moby betekeniswoordenboek: Animalia, Boston, Byzantine intrigues, Earl of Coventry, Monopoly, Olympic games, Olympics, Ping-Pong, Pit, Polish bank, Rugby, Russian bank, Scrabble, acquiescent, action, adventurous, agreeable, aim, alacritous, all fours ... meer laten zien.

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