1. a single play of a game;"the game lasted 2 hours"
2. a contest with rules to determine a winner;"you need four people to play this game"
3. an amusement or pastime;"they played word games""he thought of his painting as a game that filled his empty time""his life was all fun and games"
4. animal hunted for food or sport
5. the game equipment needed to play a game;"the child received several games for his birthday"
6. your occupation or line of work;"he's in the plumbing game""she's in show biz"
7. (games) the score at a particular point or the score needed to win;"the game is 6 all""he is serving for the game"
8. the flesh of wild animals that is used for food
9. 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"
10. frivolous or trifling behavior;"for actors, memorizing lines is no game""for him, life is all fun and games"