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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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