he is a keen player but his game is not good
the game of politics
marriage is just a game to him
I can see through your little game
See make game of
See off one's game
See on one's game
See play the game
See the game is up
I'm game for a try
"Play for more than you can afford to lose, and you will learn the game"
"It should be noted that children at play are not playing about; their games should be seen as their most serious-minded activity"
"Die: the singular of `dice'. We seldom hear the word, because there is a prohibitory proverb, `Never say die.'"
"I am sorry I have not learned to play at cards. It is very useful in life; it generates kindness and consolidates society"
"It's just a game - baseball - an amusement, a marginal thing, not an art, not a consequential metaphor for life, not a public trust"
"Life is a game in which the rules are constantly changing; nothing spoils a game more than those who take it seriously"
"The game is okay, it's just a matter of scoring, making the putts.Irish Times (2002)
Although Brechin fought to get back into the game it was Albion who added to their lead nine minutes from time through Steve McCormick.Glasgow Herald (2001)
Clubs often come away from a game feeling that they've been robbed by a poor decision.Irish Times (2002)
Despite French sneers, I love sweet jellies with meat and game : lamb and pheasant, pork sausages and guinea fowl.Country Life (2004)
He was playing Scrabble... no, not Scrabble, it must be that funny game , Paronomania.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
The Romanian then held serve to move ahead 6-5 before breaking Rusedski for the third game in a row to reach the second round.Glasgow Herald (2001)
True creativity means that life is fun, we can play the `cosmic game ' rather than getting caught up in deadly seriousness.MOVING INTO ECSTASY: An Urban Mystic's Guide to Movement, Music and Meditation (2001)
We'd interrupted a game of solitaire he'd been playing at a desk on the far side of the room.THE EXECUTION (2002)
What struck me most was that unlike Marianne's affair, ours had essentially been a game.THE EXECUTION (2002)