Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Sport; child's play; a play of children.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Play of children.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun archaic The play of children.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

play +‎ game

Examples

  • The French, with no instinct for colonization, futile in their childish playgame of developing the resources of the island, were only too glad to see the English Company succeed.

    THE CHINAGO

  • The French, with no instinct for colonization, futile in their childish playgame of developing the resources of the island, were only too glad to see the English Company succeed.

    The Chinago

  • The French, with no instinct for colonization, futile in their childish playgame of developing the resources of the island, were only too glad to see the English Company succeed.

    When God Laughs: and other stories

  • Protesting a decision made by someone in a prison-striped uniform, in an entertainment playgame, about someone else in another uniform cheating as they often do in these sports entertainment games.

    Original Signal - Transmitting Buzz

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