he (children's game)


he (children's game)
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  • children's game —       any of the amusements and pastimes of children that may involve spontaneous, unstructured activity, based mostly on fantasy and imagination, or organized games with set rules. Many games are derived from everyday life and reflect the… …   Universalium

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  • Jinx (children's game) — A jinx, or personal jinx , is a children s game (although not necessarily played only by children) with myriad highly varied rules and penalties that occurs when two people accidentally speak (or type) the same word or phrase simultaneously.… …   Wikipedia

  • Doctor (children's game) — Doctor, Playing doctor, or Doctors and nurses is a children s game linked to sexual curiosity. Typically in such a game, children play roles of doctor and patient, using the imaginary clinical setting as a pretext to examine one another.Fact|date …   Wikipedia

  • game — game1 gameless, adj. gamelike, adj. gameness, n. /gaym/, n., adj., gamer, gamest, v., gamed, gaming. n. 1. an amusement or pastime: children s games. 2. the m …   Universalium

  • game — noun 1 activity/sport ADJECTIVE ▪ ball, board, card ▪ computer, online, PC, video ▪ adventure …   Collocations dictionary

  • Game show — A game show is a type of television program in which members of the public or celebrities, sometimes as part of a team, play a game which involves answering questions or solving problems for money and/or prizes. On some shows contestants compete… …   Wikipedia

  • game — 1 /geIm/ noun 1 ACTIVITY OR SPORT (C) a) an activity or sport in which people compete with each other according to agreed rules: What s your favorite game? | Dan s never liked card games. b) an occasion when a game is played: Did you see the game …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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