Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “game show”

game show

noun [C] uk   us  
a television programme where people score points by answering questions or doing things: a game show host (= a person who introduces the programme and asks the questions)Programmes and other broadcasts
(Definition of game show from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of game show?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “game show” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

pint

a measure for liquid equal to about half a litre

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More