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English definition of “game”


noun (ACTIVITY)    /ɡeɪm/
[S] informal an illegal or secret activityCrime - general words [S] old-fashioned informal a type of business activity: I'm in the stocks and shares game.Business and commerce - general words on the game UK informal working as a prostitute: She went on the game to pay for her drug habit.Sexual devices and the sex industry US informal involved in illegal activitiesLegal and illegal
(Definition of game noun (ACTIVITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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