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noun as in athletics

noun as in sport

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Boston Celtics forward Grant Williams said, shortly before the Bucks were scheduled to tip off their game against the Orlando Magic.

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Whenever people buy digital goods, like Netflix subscriptions or video game items, through the App Store, Apple demands a cut.

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A pair of Michael Jordan’s signed, game-worn Nikes was recently auctioned by Christie’s for a record $615,000.

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Its smartwatch and wireless ear buds have emerged as market leaders, but not game changers.

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The company said electronics sales were up 70% as customers bought home-office items and video games.

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We add them to our games because we see other developers add them to their games.

“I sense that mobile games are starting to shed their skin, getting rid of all the dead things they carry around,” he says.

These “free” games display ads, often in obnoxious places, in lieu of the entry fee.

Forget those silly “games played with the ball”; they are far “too violent for the body and stamp no character on the mind.”

He grew up both a computer geek in the early days of video games and an avid record collector.

Children freshly befurbelowed, were gathering for their games under the oaks.

They take him along whenever they play games, thinking the mascot helps them to win.

Because they used a heavier ball, roulette looked about the same as on Earth, and the same went for the dice games.

I fear, Sir,' she replied, 'we have been made King and Queen after the fashion of children in summer games.'

We ought to beat hershell get too uppity to live with, declared Bobby, discussing these games.


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On this page you'll find 46 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to games, such as: contest, drill, events, exercises, practice, and recreation.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.