Adjective "Gamey" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Gamey


    Definition:

    1. gamy. gamy or gamey [gey-mee] /ˈgeɪ mi/ Spell Syllables adjective, gamier, gamiest.

    1. having the tangy flavor or odor of game: I like the gamy taste of venison.

    2. having the flavor or odor of game or other meat kept uncooked until slightly tainted: The roast was still edible but was slightly gamy.

    3. plucky; spirited.

    4. lewd or suggestive; risqué.

    5. gross or squalid; unwholesome.

    Examples:

    "meats can be gamey."

    "smells can be gamey."

    "remarks can be gamey."

    "flavours can be gamey."