AskDefine | Define gamey

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gamey adj
1 suggestive of sexual impropriety; "a blue movie"; "blue jokes"; "he skips asterisks and gives you the gamy details"; "a juicy scandal"; "a naughty wink"; "naughty words"; "racy anecdotes"; "a risque story"; "spicy gossip" [syn: blue, gamy, juicy, naughty, racy, risque, spicy]
2 used of the smell of game beginning to taint [syn: gamy, high]
3 willing to face danger [syn: game, gamy, gritty, mettlesome, spirited, spunky]

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  1. Referring to the smell, taste and texture of consumed game (meat).
  2. plucky, spirited or gritty
  3. risque, sordid or sexually suggestive


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