from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Variant of gamy.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having the smell, taste and texture of consumed game (meat).
- adj. Plucky, spirited or gritty
- adj. Risque, sordid or sexually suggestive
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. suggestive of sexual impropriety.
- adj. foul-smelling; -- used of the smell of game beginning to taint.
- adj. spirited and resolute.
- adj. willing to proceed or act.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A less correct spelling of gamy.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. willing to face danger
- adj. (used of the smell of meat) smelling spoiled or tainted
- adj. suggestive of sexual impropriety
Stabbing them to death is foolish because the meat would be too gamey from the adrenaline, and the corn fed pig gives more meat.
Things are getting "gamey" - back here in America.
A "'gamey'-game" makes sense coming from a single source.
The meat was my kind of gamey and it was amazing what a difference hand-rolling pasta will make!
One problem with cooking wild duck or goose is that if overcooked which is very easy to do the so-called "gamey" taste folks dislike becomes very pronounced.
My husband doesn't like cornish game hens - too "gamey" for him he's not crazy about lamb either - but I'll try this for myself sometime.
I love how "gamey" the final product is-- it relies as much on the old-school pixelated tropes of the earliest arcade games as it does on the conventions of titles like GTA3.
Similarly, if we're talking about games as a mass medium looking to overthrow Hollywood, aren't "gamey" games which challenge the player to digest and master a unique formal ruleset the wrong way to go?
The flavor of grass-fed beef is more distinct than that of grain-fed beef: Critics might call it "gamey," though fans find it herbal and complex.
Meh, I was hoping that this build-up would be more 'gamey', like TLE.