HyperDic: child[s_game

English > 1 sense of the expression child's game:
NOUNactchild's gamea game / game enjoyed / enjoyed by children
English > child's game: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningA game / game enjoyed / enjoyed by children.
Narrowerblindman's bluff, blindman's buffA children's game in which a blindfolded player tries to catch and identify other players
cat's cradleA game played with string looped over the fingers
cat and mouse, cat and ratA game for children in which the players form a circle and join hands
hide-and-seek, hide and go seekA game in which a child covers his eyes while the other players hide then tries to find them
hopscotchA game in which a child tosses a stone into an area drawn on the ground and then hops through it and back to regain the stone
jacks, jackstones, knucklebonesA game / game in which jackstones are thrown and picked up in various groups between bounces of a small rubber / rubber ball
jackstraws, spillikinsA game / game in which players try to pick each jackstraw (or spillikin) off of a pile without moving any of the others
jump ropeA child's game or a cardiopulmonary exercise in which the player jumps over a swinging rope
leapfrogA game / game in which one child bends down and another leaps over
marblesA children's game played with little balls made of a hard substance (as glass)
mumblety-peg, mumble-the-pegA game / game in which players throw or flip a jackknife in various ways so that the knife sticks in the ground
musical chairs, going to JerusalemA child's game in which players march to music around a group of chairs that contains one chair less than the number of players
peekaboo, bopeepA game played with young children
pillow fightA child's game of fighting with pillows
post officeA children's game in which kisses are exchanged for pretended letters
spin the bottleA game in which a player spins a bottle and kisses the person that it points to when it stops spinning
spin the plate, spin the platterA game / game in which something round (as a plate) is spun on edge and the name of a player is called
tagA game / game in which one child chases the others
tiddlywinksA game in which players try to flip plastic disks into a cup by pressing them on the side sharply with a larger / larger disk
BroadergameA contest with rules to determine a winner
Spanishjuego de niños
Catalanjoc de nens

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