from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An act of calculated psychological manipulation, done especially to confuse or intimidate.

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  • noun games, psychology An attempt at psychological manipulation against someone, in order to confuse them.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun any game designed to exercise the intellect
  • noun deliberate actions of calculated psychological manipulation intended to intimidate or confuse (usually for competitive advantage)


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