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Definizione monolingua e traduzione game



Inglese grammatica

game


Verb

game (third-person singular simple present games, present participle gaming, simple past and past participle gamed)


  1. (intransitive) To gamble.
  2. (intransitive) To play games and be a gamer.
  3. (transitive) To use a system or bureaucracy in a way which defeats or nullifies the rules in effect, usually to obtain a result which otherwise would be unobtainable.
    Well bury them in paperwork, and game the system.
  4. (transitive, slang, of males) To perform premeditated seduction strategy.
    • 2011, ""Citizen Renegade"", Winning Back Pissed Off Ex-Girlfriend:
      An angry ex can be gamed into a hatefuck, but an indifferent ex is already hopping on fresh cock.
Noun

game (countable and uncountable; plural games)


  1. (countable) A pursuit or activity with rules performed either alone or with others, for the purpose of entertainment. In many games, the objective is to win by defeating the other player or players or being the first to reach a specified goal, while in others, role-playing or cooperation is emphasized.
    Shall we play a game?
  2. (sports) A contest between two individuals or teams. A game may refer to the entire encounter between the two (e.g. a basketball game), or to just one contest of several required to win (e.g. a tennis game).
  3. (military) An exercise simulating warfare for the purpose of training personnel, testing combat readiness, or to better understand various possible outcomes of various strategies or tactics. The exercise may involve human participants, or it may be simulated, often with the aid of computers.
  4. (uncountable) Wild animals hunted for food.
    The forest has plenty of game.
  5. (countable) The entire being of an industry, activity or profession.
    When it comes to making sales, John is the best in the game.
  6. (informal, used mostly of males) The ability to successfully seduce someone into a romantic or sexual relationship, usually achieved by pre-meditated strategy.
    He didnt get anywhere with her because he had no game.
Adjective

game (comparative gamer, superlative gamest)


  1. (colloquial) Willing to participate.
    Im game, would you like to tell me how [to do that]? - From the computer game Adventure.
  2. (of an animal) An animal that shows a tendency to continue to fight against another animal, despite being wounded, often severely.
Traduzione italiano gioco |selvaggina |giuoco |cacciagione |giocare |prendersi gioco |caccia |divertimento |game |partita |pronto |scherzo |trucco |zoppo |


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