Textual thesaurus for "game"

(adj) gamey, gamy, mettlesome, gritty, spirited, spunky

willing to face danger

(adj) gimpy, halt, halting, lame, crippled

disabled in the feet or legs

a crippled soldier; a game leg

(noun) biz

your occupation or line of work

he's in the plumbing game; she's in show biz

(noun) plot, secret plan

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

(verb) punt, stake, gage, back, bet on

place a bet on

Which horse are you backing?; I'm betting on the new horse