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  • The Buzzword of the Day for 06/25/2016 is:game (adjective) \GAYM\ What does it mean? 1 a : full of spirit or eagerness : determined b : willing or ready to go2 : of or relating to animals that are huntedHow do you use it? "Do you want to check out that new horror film with us?" "Sure, I'm game." Are you a word wiz? The history of the adjective "game" in its senses of "full of spirit" and "willing to go" involves an animal. Which animal do you think has special significance in the story of "game"? A. deer B. bird C. fish D. bear Check your answer on Word Central.

 

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