ad·​ver·​game | \ ˈad-vər-ˌgām How to pronounce advergame (audio) \
plural advergames

Definition of advergame

: a game that uses advertising techniques to promote a product or service The advertisements took the form of TV and in-theater ads, Internet advergames, specially marked packaging, prizes, premiums and in-store displays.— Bob Dart, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 30 July 2008

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First Known Use of advergame

2000, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for advergame

adver- (in advertise, advertisement) + game entry 1

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“Advergame.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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