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games

  • 1 games

    noun plural (an athletic competition, sometimes with other sports: the Olympic Games.) leikar

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  • 2 fun and games

    (activities that are good fun: But I have to warn you, this job is not all fun and games!)

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  • 3 game

    [ɡeim] 1. noun
    1) (an enjoyable activity, which eg children play: a game of pretending.) leikur
    2) (a competitive form of activity, with rules: Football, tennis and chess are games.) kappleikur, keppni
    3) (a match or part of a match: a game of tennis; winning (by) three games to one.) leikur, lota, hrina,
    4) ((the flesh of) certain birds and animals which are killed for sport: He's very fond of game; ( also adjective) a game bird.) veiðidÿr; villibráð
    2. adjective
    (brave; willing; ready: a game old guy; game for anything.) djarfur; fús
    - games
    - gamekeeper
    - game point
    - game reserve
    - game warden
    - the game is up

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  • 4 club

    1. noun
    1) (a heavy stick etc used as a weapon.) kylfa
    2) (a bat or stick used in certain games (especially golf): Which club will you use?) kylfa
    3) (a number of people meeting for study, pleasure, games etc: the local tennis club.) klúbbur, félag
    4) (the place where these people meet: He goes to the club every Friday.) klúbbur, klúbbhús, félagsheimili
    5) (one of the playing-cards of the suit clubs.) lauf
    2. verb
    (to beat or strike with a club: They clubbed him to death.) lemja, berja

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  • 5 alley

    ['æli]
    1) ((often alleyway) a narrow street in a city etc (usually not wide enough for vehicles).) sund
    2) (a long narrow area used for the games of bowling or skittles: a bowling alley.) braut

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  • 6 apple of discord

    (something attractive that causes envy and quarrels among people who think they deserve it: The right to host the Olympic Games is an apple of discord between the two countries.)
    - upset the apple cart

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  • 7 athlete

    ['æƟli:t]
    (a person who is good at sport, especially running, jumping etc: Hundreds of athletes took part in the games.) íþróttamaður
    - athletics

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  • 8 attack

    [ə'tæk] 1. verb
    1) (to make a sudden, violent attempt to hurt or damage: He attacked me with a knife; The village was attacked from the air.) ráðast á
    2) (to speak or write against: The Prime Minister's policy was attacked in the newspapers.) ráðast á
    3) ((in games) to attempt to score a goal.) sækja
    4) (to make a vigorous start on: It's time we attacked that pile of work.) takast á við
    2. noun
    1) (an act or the action of attacking: The brutal attack killed the old man; They made an air attack on the town.) árás
    2) (a sudden bout of illness: heart attack; an attack of 'flu.) kast, áfall

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  • 9 ball

    I 1. [bo:l] noun
    1) (anything roughly round in shape: a ball of wool.) bolti, kúla
    2) (a round object used in games: a tennis ball.) bolti
    3) (balls (plural) (slang) testicles.)
    - ballcock
    - ballpoint
    2. adjective
    a ballpoint pen.) kúlu-
    - start/set
    - keep the ball rolling
    II 1. [bo:l]
    (a formal dance: a ball at the palace.) dansleikur, ball
    2. adjective
    ballroom dancing.) ball, dansleikur

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  • 10 call

    [ko:l] 1. verb
    1) (to give a name to: My name is Alexander but I'm called Sandy by my friends) kalla, nefna
    2) (to regard (something) as: I saw you turn that card over - I call that cheating.) kalla, álíta
    3) (to speak loudly (to someone) to attract attention etc: Call everyone over here; She called louder so as to get his attention.) kalla
    4) (to summon; to ask (someone) to come (by letter, telephone etc): They called him for an interview for the job; He called a doctor.) boða, kalla fyrir
    5) (to make a visit: I shall call at your house this evening; You were out when I called.) heimsækja, koma við
    6) (to telephone: I'll call you at 6 p.m.) hringja
    7) ((in card games) to bid.) segja, bjóða
    2. noun
    1) (an exclamation or shout: a call for help.) kall, (upp)hrópun
    2) (the song of a bird: the call of a blackbird.) fuglasöngur
    3) (a (usually short) visit: The teacher made a call on the boy's parents.) heimsókn
    4) (the act of calling on the telephone: I've just had a call from the police.) upphringing
    5) ((usually with the) attraction: the call of the sea.) (á)köllun
    6) (a demand: There's less call for coachmen nowadays.) eftirspurn
    7) (a need or reason: You've no call to say such things!) tilefni, ástæða
    - calling
    - call-box
    - call for
    - call off
    - call on
    - call up
    - give someone a call
    - give a call
    - on call

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  • 11 card

    1) (thick paper or thin board: shapes cut out from card.) kort, spjald
    2) ((also playing card) a small piece of such paper etc with designs, used in playing certain games: a pack of cards.) spil
    3) (a similar object used for eg sending greetings, showing membership of an organization, storing information etc: a birthday card; a membership card; a business card.) kort
    - cardboard

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  • 12 champion

    [' æmpiən] 1. noun
    1) (in games, competitions etc, a competitor who has defeated all others: this year's golf champion; ( also adjective) a champion boxer.) meistari
    2) (a person who defends a cause: a champion of human rights.) málssvari, baráttumaður
    2. verb
    (to defend or support: He championed the cause of human rights for many years.) verja, berjast fyrir/

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  • 13 counter

    I see count II 0. noun
    (a token used in numbering or playing certain games; counters for playing ludo etc.)
    II 1. adverb
    ((with to) in the opposite direction or manner to: The election is running counter to the forecasts.) gegn, á móti
    2. verb
    (to meet or answer (a stroke or move etc by another): He successfully countered all criticisms.) svara; mæta
    III noun
    (a kind of table or surface on which goods are laid: Can you get me some sweets from the confectionery counter?) búðarborð

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  • 14 court

    [ko:t] 1. noun
    1) (a place where legal cases are heard: a magistrates' court; the High Court.) réttur
    2) (the judges and officials of a legal court: The accused is to appear before the court on Friday.) dómstóll
    3) (a marked-out space for certain games: a tennis-court; a squash court.) völlur
    4) (the officials, councillors etc of a king or queen: the court of King James.) hirð
    5) (the palace of a king or queen: Hampton Court.) konungsgarður
    6) (an open space surrounded by houses or by the parts of one house.) húsagarður
    2. verb
    1) (to try to win the love of; to woo.) stíga í vænginn við
    2) (to try to gain (admiration etc).) sækjast eftir
    3) (to seem to be deliberately risking (disaster etc).) bjóða (e-u óæskilegu) heim
    - courtly
    - courtliness
    - courtship
    - courthouse
    - court-martial
    - courtyard

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  • 15 coverage

    [-ri‹]
    1) (the amount of protection given by insurance: insurance coverage.) trygging
    2) (the extent of the inclusion of items in a news report etc: The TV coverage of the Olympic Games was extensive.) umfjöllun

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  • 16 cup-tie

    noun (one of a series of games in a football competition in which the prize is a cup.) bikarleikur, leikur í bikarkeppni

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  • 17 field

    [fi:ld] 1. noun
    1) (a piece of land enclosed for growing crops, keeping animals etc: Our house is surrounded by fields.) akur
    2) (a wide area: playing fields (= an area for games, sports etc).) völlur
    3) (a piece of land etc where minerals or other natural resources are found: an oil-field; a coalfield.) svæði
    4) (an area of knowledge, interest, study etc: in the fields of literature/economic development; her main fields of interest.) (áhuga)svið
    5) (an area affected, covered or included by something: a magnetic field; in his field of vision.) (sjón/segul)svið
    6) (an area of battle: the field of Waterloo; ( also adjective) a field-gun.) (víg)völlur
    2. verb
    ((in cricket, basketball etc) to catch (the ball) and return it.) grípa og senda í höfn
    - fieldwork

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  • 18 forfeit

    ['fo:fit] 1. noun
    (something that must be given up because one has done something wrong, especially in games: If you lose the game you will have to pay a forfeit.) gjald, sekt; sviptir
    2. verb
    (to lose (something) because one has done something wrong: He forfeited our respect by telling lies.) fyrirgera, missa
    3. adjective
    (forfeited: His former rights are forfeit now.) goldinn, glataður

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  • 19 forward

    ['fo:wəd] 1. adjective
    1) (moving on; advancing: a forward movement.) áfram
    2) (at or near the front: The forward part of a ship is called the `bows'.) fram-
    2. adverb
    1) ((also forwards) moving towards the front: A pendulum swings backward(s) and forward(s).) fram
    2) (to a later time: from this time forward.) fram í tímann, héðan í frá
    3. noun
    ((in certain team games, eg football, hockey) a player in a forward position.) sóknarmaður, framvörður
    4. verb
    (to send (letters etc) on to another address: I have asked the post office to forward my mail.) senda áfram

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  • 20 foursome

    noun (a group of four people, especially for playing games, eg golf: We'll play in a foursome.) fjórmenningur

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