gum game


Definition of gum game


  1. :  a trick intended to cheat or swindle a victim

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Origin and Etymology of gum game

probably from 3gum (tree) + game; probably from the observation that opossums and raccoons often hide in a sweet-gum tree when hunted

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a brief usually trivial fact

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