Translation of "game" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /ɡeɪm/ us /ɡeɪm/


A1 [ C ] an entertaining activity or sport, especially one played by children, or the equipment needed for such an activity

a board game 棋类游戏
indoor/computer games 室内娱乐活动/电脑游戏
The children played a game of cops and robbers. 孩子们玩警察捉强盗的游戏
I told the children to put their toys and games away. 我告诉孩子们把玩具和游戏的家什收拾好。

A2 [ C ] a particular competition, match, or occasion when people play a game

a game of chess/tennis/baseball 国际象棋/网球/棒球比赛

[ C ] one part of a competition in activities such as tennis

I won the first game, and then lost the next two. 我赢了第一局,但是后两局都输掉了。
games [ plural ]

UK also physical education, PE organized sports activities that children do at school

the games teacher 体育老师
It's games this afternoon. 今天下午上体育课。

an organized competition consisting of several different sports events

the Olympic/Commonwealth Games 奥林匹克/英联邦运动会

[ U ] the way in which a person plays a particular sport

Susan is playing golf every day to try to improve her game. 苏珊每天打高尔夫努力提高球技。

[ S ] something that is not treated seriously

Love is just a game to him. 爱情对他而言只是场游戏。

More examples

game noun (ACTIVITY)

[ S ] informal an illegal or secret activity


[ S ] old-fashioned informal a type of business activity

I'm in the stocks and shares game. 我干股票交易这一行。
on the game

UK informal working as a prostitute

She went on the game to pay for her drug habit. 她靠卖淫挣钱满足毒瘾。

US informal involved in illegal activities


game noun (ANIMALS)

[ U ] wild animals and birds that are hunted for food or sport

game birds 供捕猎的鸟


uk /ɡeɪm/ us /ɡeɪm/

willing to do things that are new, difficult, or that involve risks

It was a difficult challenge, but Roberta was game. 这是个难度很高的挑战,但是罗伯塔很乐于尝试一下。
She's game for anything. 任何事情她都愿意尝试。

(Translation of “game” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)