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 for games
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  31 Moby Thesaurus words for "games":
     Highland games, Olympiad, Olympic games, Olympics, bout, carousel,
     concours, contest, derby, encounter, engagement, field day, fight,
     game, go, gymkhana, joust, match, matching, meet, meeting, rally,
     regatta, rencontre, test, the Olympics, tilt, tournament, tourney,
     track meet, trial
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  games
  
      "The time you enjoy wasting is not time wasted." --
     Bertrand Russell.
  
     Here are some games-related pages on the Web: Imperial
     http://mit.edu:8001/people/achmed/fascist/)">Nomic (http://mit.edu:8001/people/achmed/fascist/),
     Thoth's games and recreations page
     http://cis.ufl.edu/~thoth/library/recreation.html)">(http://cis.ufl.edu/~thoth/library/recreation.html),
     http://wcl-rs.bham.ac.uk/GamesDomain)">Games Domain (http://wcl-rs.bham.ac.uk/GamesDomain),
     Zarf's	List of Games on the Web
     http://leftfoot.com/games.html)">(http://leftfoot.com/games.html),
     Dave's list of pointers to games resources
     http://wcl-rs.bham.ac.uk/~djh/index.html)">(http://wcl-rs.bham.ac.uk/~djh/index.html),
     Collaborative Fiction
     http://asylum.cid.com/fiction/fiction.html)">(http://asylum.cid.com/fiction/fiction.html).
  
     See also 3DO, ADL, ADVENT, ADVSYS, alpha/beta
     pruning, Amiga, CHIP-8, Core Wars, DROOL, empire,
     I see no X here., Infocom, Inglish, initgame, life,
     minimax, moria, mudhead, multi-user Dimension,
     nethack, ogg, plugh, rogue, SPACEWAR, virtual
     reality, wizard mode, wumpus, xyzzy, ZIL, zorkmid.
  
     See also game theory.
  
     (1996-03-03)
  

From Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary :

  Games
     (1.) Of children (Zech. 8:5; Matt. 11:16). The Jewish youth were
     also apparently instructed in the use of the bow and the sling
     (Judg. 20:16; 1 Chr. 12:2).
     
       (2.) Public games, such as were common among the Greeks and
     Romans, were foreign to the Jewish institutions and customs.
     Reference, however, is made to such games in two passages (Ps.
     19:5; Eccl. 9:11).
     
       (3.) Among the Greeks and Romans games entered largely into
     their social life.
     
       (a) Reference in the New Testament is made to gladiatorial
     shows and fights with wild beasts (1 Cor. 15:32). These were
     common among the Romans, and sometimes on a large scale.
     
       (b) Allusion is frequently made to the Grecian gymnastic
     contests (Gal. 2:2; 5:7; Phil. 2:16; 3:14; 1 Tim. 6:12; 2 Tim.
     2:5; Heb. 12:1, 4, 12). These were very numerous. The Olympic,
     Pythian, Nemean, and Isthmian games were esteemed as of great
     national importance, and the victors at any of these games of
     wrestling, racing, etc., were esteemed as the noblest and the
     happiest of mortals.
     

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