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Types of games - synonyms or related words

arcade game

noun

a type of computer game that you find in an amusement arcade

board game

noun

an indoor game played on a board, often with pieces that are moved around it

computer game

noun

a game that is played on a computer

friendly

noun

British

a game that is not part of a competition but is played for fun or to practise skills

game

noun

an activity that you do for fun that has rules, and that you can win or lose

mind game

noun

a mental activity such as a puzzle that people enjoy trying to solve

parlour game

noun

old-fashioned

any simple game that people play inside a house, usually involving words, acting, or guessing

threesome

noun

a game in which one player plays against two other people

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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