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Definizione monolingua game



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.

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.

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.

Definizione italiano>inglese game

  sport played in a lesson at school
  pursuit or activity for entertainment
  Un'attività, con un regolamento, svolta da soli o in compagnia, allo scopo di divertirsi.
  A pursuit or activity with rules performed either alone or with others, for the purpose of entertainment.
  Un divertimento, un passatempo, un diversivo.
  An amusement or pastime; diversion. (Source: CED)
  A class of computer program in which one or more users interact with the computer as a form of entertainment. Computer games run the gamut from simple alphabet games for toddlers to chess, treasure hunts, war games, and simulations of world events. The games are controlled from a keyboard or with a joystick or other device and are supplied on disks, on CD-ROMs, as game cartridges, on the Internet, or as arcade devices.
  wild animals hunted for food
  Animali selvaggi, compresi uccelli e pesci, cacciati per sport, cibo o profitto.
  Wild animals, including birds and fish, hunted for sport, food or profit. (Source: CED)
  Carne generalmente proveniente da animali selvaggi.
  wild animals hunted for food
  to defeat the rules in order to obtain a result
prendersi gioco
  to defeat the rules in order to obtain a result

Altri significati:

Traduzione 'veloce'

gioco |selvaggina |giuoco |cacciagione |giocare |prendersi gioco |caccia |divertimento |game |partita |pronto |scherzo |trucco |zoppo |

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