game, bushmeat
n. the meat of African or Asian wild animals as food; "The natives hunted lemurs for bushmeat."
n. a contest with rules to determine a winner; "you need four people to play this game"
n. a single play of a sport or other contest; "the game lasted two hours"
n. frivolous or trifling behavior; "for actors, memorizing lines is no game"; "for him, life is all fun and games"
biz, game
n. your occupation or line of work; "he's in the plumbing game"; "she's in show biz"
n. the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game; "the child received several games for his birthday"
secret plan, game, plot
n. a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal); "they concocted a plot to discredit the governor"; "I saw through his little game from the start"
n. [a type of play or sport, an amusement]
n. the score at a particular stage in a game
n. the particular style of playing a game
n. one unit of a tennis play, as part of a set
bet on, punt, game, stake, gage, back
v. place a bet on; "Which horse are you backing?"; "I'm betting on the new horse"
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spunky, spirited, mettlesome, gritty, gamey, gamy, game
adj. willing to face danger
n. something that happens at a given place and time
n. the act of distributing playing cards; "the deal was passed around the table clockwise"
helping hand, hand
n. physical assistance; "give me a hand with the chores"
programme, program, plan
n. a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished; "they drew up a six-step plan"; "they discussed plans for a new bond issue"
pattern, design, blueprint
n. something intended as a guide for making something else; "a blueprint for a house"; "a pattern for a skirt"
manoeuvre, maneuver, tactics, tactic
n. a plan for attaining a particular goal
whimsey, whimsy, whim, notion
n. an odd or fanciful or capricious idea; "the theatrical notion of disguise is associated with disaster in his stories"; "he had a whimsy about flying to the moon"; "whimsy can be humorous to someone with time to enjoy it"
n. (usually plural) the goal with respect to a marriage proposal; "his intentions are entirely honorable"
n. a single distinct event
n. a significant event in your life (or in a project)
n. a remarkable development
sports meeting, meet
n. a meeting at which a number of athletic contests are held
n. an unfortunate person who suffers from some adverse circumstance
dupe, victim
n. a person who is tricked or swindled
n. a contest or fight (especially between boxers or wrestlers)
v. play games for money
adventuresome, adventurous
adj. willing to undertake or seeking out new and daring enterprises; "adventurous pioneers"; "the risks and gains of an adventuresome economy"
adj. fearless and daring; "bold settlers on some foreign shore"; "a bold speech"; "a bold adventure"
adj. showing or requiring courage and contempt of danger; "the nervy feats of mountaineers"
plucky, gutsy
adj. marked by courage and determination in the face of difficulties or danger; robust and uninhibited; "you have to admire her; it was a gutsy thing to do"; "the gutsy...intensity of her musical involvement"-Judith Crist; "a gutsy red wine"
n. [the practice or exercise of chasing animals in order to catch and to kill them]
Wild Animal
n. [an animal living independently of man; not domesticated or tame]
wager, bet
v. maintain with or as if with a bet; "I bet she will be there!"
adj. unflinching in battle or action; "a gallant warrior"; "put up a gallant resistance to the attackers"
adj. extraordinarily courageous
stouthearted, stalwart
adj. used especially of persons; "a stalwart knight"; "a stouthearted fellow who had an active career in the army"
adj. resolutely courageous; "undaunted in the face of death"
valorous, valiant
adj. having or showing valor; "a valiant attempt to prevent the hijack"; "a valiant soldier"
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