video game

noun
Updated on: 20 Nov 2017

Definition of video game

: an electronic game in which players control images on a video screen

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First Known Use of video game

1973


VIDEO GAME Defined for English Language Learners

video game

noun

Definition of video game for English Language Learners

  • : an electronic game in which players control images on a television or computer screen


VIDEO GAME Defined for Kids

video game

noun

Definition of video game for Students

: a game played with images on a video screen


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