Meaning of gameness in English:


Pronunciation /ˈɡeɪmnɪs/


See game

‘One thing that gets you about these Paralympians is their sense of shrug-off gameness about ignored or forgotten injuries.’
  • ‘When chemotherapy took her hair from her she once donned a Rastafarian wig, and we all laughed at the hair gone by and her gameness in donning such an unlikely wig.’
  • ‘If gameness won fights, Paulie would still be a champion.’
  • ‘From an early age, the terriers of Scotland were tested for gameness by their keepers.’
  • ‘The dogs with heart and gameness are the exemplary models of our breed and the aspiration of most reputable breeders.’