war game

noun

Definition of war game

  1. 1 :  a simulated battle or campaign to test military concepts and usually conducted in conferences by officers acting as the opposing staffs

  2. 2 :  a two-sided umpired training maneuver with actual elements of the armed forces participating

1828

First Known Use of war game

1828


WAR GAME Defined for English Language Learners

war game

noun

Definition of war game for English Language Learners

  • : a military training activity that is done to prepare for fighting in a war

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