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"
a contest with rules to determine a winner; "you need four people to play this game"
a single play of a sport or other contest; "the game lasted two hours"
frivolous or trifling behavior; "for actors, memorizing lines is no game"; "for him, life is all fun and games"
your occupation or line of work; "he's in the plumbing game"; "she's in show biz"
animal hunted for food or sport
the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game; "the child received several games for his birthday"
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"
the flesh of wild animals that is used for food
(games) the score at a particular point
(mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols; "the set of prime numbers is infinite"
put into a certain state; cause to be in a certain state; "set the house afire"
apply or start; "set fire to a building"
an unofficial association of people or groups; "the smart set goes there"; "they were an angry lot"
make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc; "Get the children ready for school!"; "prepare for war"; "I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill"
adapt for performance in a different way; "set this poem to music"
evil Egyptian god with the head of a beast that has high square ears and a long snout; brother and murderer of Osiris
get ready for a particular purpose or event; "set up an experiment"; "set the table"; "lay out the tools for the surgery"