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1. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] a contest with rules to determine a winner.

Synonyms

  • bowling
  • athletic game
  • pall-mall
  • curling
  • card game
  • parlor game
  • child's game
  • activity
  • table game
  • zero-sum game
  • parlour game
  • gambling game
  • cards

Antonyms

  • activation
  • sink
  • source
  • peristalsis

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Big Game

  • proclaim
  • postgame
  • exclaim
  • disclaim
  • reclaim
  • overcame
  • inflame
  • declaim
  • ballgame
  • rename
  • defame
  • became
  • aflame
  • acclaim
  • swaim
  • graeme
  • frame
  • fraim
  • flame
  • flaim
  • claim
  • brame
  • blame
  • ashame
  • tame
  • shame
  • sejm
  • same
  • rhame
  • name

2. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] a single play of a sport or other contest.

Synonyms

  • road game
  • doubleheader
  • cup tie
  • twin bill
  • home game
  • practice game
  • nightcap
  • double feature
  • playoff game
  • away game
  • competition
  • exhibition game

Antonyms

  • home game
  • anastalsis
  • dormant
  • inactiveness

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] an amusement or pastime.

Synonyms

  • ducks and drakes
  • prisoner's base
  • treasure hunt
  • diversion
  • pinball
  • pinball game
  • party game
  • ring-around-a-rosy
  • computer game
  • mind game
  • ring-around-the-rosy
  • video game
  • guessing game
  • ring-a-rosy
  • paper chase
  • catch
  • hare and hounds

Antonyms

  • straight
  • discontinuance
  • assembly
  • discontinuation

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] animal hunted for food or sport.

Synonyms

  • big game
  • animal
  • creature
  • game bird
  • fauna
  • animate being
  • beast

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • straighten
  • mistrust
  • distrust

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. big

adjective. ['ˈbɪg'] above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent.

Synonyms

  • walloping
  • sizable
  • bulky
  • monstrous
  • great
  • blown-up
  • deep
  • astronomical
  • large-scale
  • king-size
  • whacking
  • rangy
  • plumping
  • biggish
  • prodigious
  • ample
  • extensive
  • macroscopic
  • largish
  • monolithic
  • giant
  • king-sized
  • bear-sized
  • galactic
  • outsized
  • capacious
  • enormous
  • oversize
  • epic
  • mammoth
  • large
  • queen-sized
  • super
  • heroic
  • mountainous
  • lifesize
  • huge
  • overlarge
  • vast
  • enlarged
  • spacious
  • stupendous
  • banging
  • whopping
  • large-mouthed
  • Brobdingnagian
  • double
  • thumping
  • outsize
  • astronomic
  • jumbo
  • macro
  • oversized
  • massive
  • larger-than-life
  • larger
  • cosmic
  • life-sized
  • monumental
  • bigger
  • tremendous
  • hulky
  • titanic
  • sizeable
  • queen-size
  • size
  • puffy
  • humongous
  • volumed
  • man-sized
  • voluminous
  • bouffant
  • macroscopical
  • gigantic
  • colossal
  • grand
  • extended
  • hulking
  • medium-large
  • broad
  • immense
  • elephantine
  • too large
  • wide-ranging
  • gargantuan
  • life-size
  • wide

Antonyms

  • little
  • close
  • thin
  • artless

6. big

adjective. ['ˈbɪg'] significant.

Synonyms

  • important

Antonyms

  • narrow
  • superficial

7. big

adjective. ['ˈbɪg'] conspicuous in position or importance.

Synonyms

  • prominent
  • large

Antonyms

  • bad
  • loser
  • lowercase

8. big

adjective. ['ˈbɪg'] loud and firm.

Antonyms

  • end

9. big

adjective. ['ˈbɪg'] very intense.

Synonyms

  • bad

Antonyms

  • scarce
  • inadequacy

10. big

adverb. ['ˈbɪg'] in a boastful manner.

Synonyms

  • vauntingly
  • large

Antonyms

  • timid
  • smooth
  • lowland

Example sentences of the word big-game


1. Noun Phrase
The bahamas is a virtual angler’s paradise, where you can fish for big game from chartered boats just as easily as grabbing your own fishing rod and picking up reef fish at the nearest pier.

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