Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk tillægsord: game

1. game disabled in the feet or legs


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA crippled soldier.
A game leg.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crippled, gimpy, halt, halting, lame


Termer med lignende betydningunfit


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)fit

2. game willing to face danger


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gamey, gamy, gritty, mettlesome, spirited, spunky


Termer med lignende betydningbrave, courageous


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)cowardly, fearful


Engelsk navneord: game

1. game (om handling) a contest with rules to determine a winner


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningYou need four people to play this game.


Mindre specifikke termeractivity


Mere specifikke termerathletic game, bowling, card game, cards, child's game, curling, gambling game, game of chance, pall-mall, parlor game, parlour game, table game, zero-sum game


Indenfor samme emneområdecourse, defending, game, game, game, horn, move, penalty, period of play, play, play, play out, played, playing period, rematch, replay, run off, side, turn

2. game (om handling) a single play of a sport or other contest


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe game lasted two hours.


Mindre specifikke termercompetition, contest


Mere specifikke termeraway game, cup tie, double feature, doubleheader, exhibition game, home game, nightcap, playoff game, practice game, road game, twin bill


Overordnet emneområdegame

3. game (om handling) an amusement or pastime


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey played word games.
He thought of his painting as a game that filled his empty time.
His life was all fun and games.


Mindre specifikke termerdiversion, recreation


Mere specifikke termercatch, computer game, ducks and drakes, guessing game, hare and hounds, mind game, paper chase, party game, pinball, pinball game, prisoner's base, ring-a-rosy, ring-around-a-rosy, ring-around-the-rosy, treasure hunt, video game

4. game (om dyr) animal hunted for food or sport


Mindre specifikke termeranimal, animate being, beast, brute, creature, fauna


Mere specifikke termerbig game, game bird

5. game (om tid) (tennis) a division of play during which one player serves


Mindre specifikke termerdivision, part, section


Omfatter disse overordnede termerset


Overordnet emneområdelawn tennis, tennis

6. game (om mængde el. mål) (games) the score at a particular point or the score needed to win


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe game is 6 all.
He is serving for the game.


Mindre specifikke termerscore


Overordnet emneområdegame

7. game (om mad) the flesh of wild animals that is used for food


Mindre specifikke termermeat


Mere specifikke termerbuffalo, hare, rabbit, venison

8. game (om erkendelse) a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey concocted a plot to discredit the governor.
I saw through his little game from the start.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)plot, secret plan


Mindre specifikke termerscheme, strategy


Mere specifikke termercabal, conspiracy, counterplan, counterplot, intrigue, machination

9. game (om genstand) the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe child received several games for his birthday.


Mindre specifikke termergame equipment


Mere specifikke termerpuzzle


Overordnet emneområdegame

10. game (om handling) your occupation or line of work


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe's in the plumbing game.
She's in show biz.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)biz


Mindre specifikke termerbusiness, job, line, line of work, occupation


Overordnet anvendelsecolloquialism

11. game (om handling) frivolous or trifling behavior


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningFor actors, memorizing lines is no game.
For him, life is all fun and games.


Mindre specifikke termercaper, frolic, gambol, play, romp


Engelsk udsagnsord: game

1. game (om konkurrence) place a bet on


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWhich horse are you backing?.
I'm betting on the new horse.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)back, bet on, gage, punt, stake


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s on something


Mindre specifikke termerbet, play, wager


Mere specifikke termerante, double up, parlay









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