big game

noun

Definition of big game

  1. 1 :  relatively large animals sought or taken by hunting or fishing especially for sport

  2. 2 :  an important objective especially when involving risk

Examples of big game in a sentence

  1. They traveled to Africa to hunt big game.

1773

First Known Use of big game

1773


BIG GAME Defined for English Language Learners

big game

noun

Definition of big game for English Language Learners

  • : large animals (such as elephants and tigers) that are hunted for sport

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