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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lameness, limping, gimp, gimpiness, gameness, claudicationnoun

    disability of walking due to crippling of the legs or feet


  1. gamenessnoun

    The quality of being game; bravery, courage or pluck


  1. Gameness

    Game or gameness is a quality of fighting dogs and working terriers that are selectively bred and conditioned from a very early age to develop traits of eagerness despite the threat of substantive injury. Dogs displaying this trait can also be described as persevering, ready and willing, full of fight, spirited, or plucky.


  1. gameness

    Gameness is a term primarily associated with the field of canine breeding. It is used to describe the quality of determination, courage, and tenacity in a dog. Specifically, it is the dog's willingness and desire to perform a task despite potential threats or dangers. This term is often used in reference to working dogs or those engaged in competitive activities. However, it has controversial connotations, as it sometimes refers to a dog’s willingness to fight or engage in aggressive behaviors, particularly in past contexts of dog-fighting. It should be noted, promoting such behaviors is considered unethical and often illegal.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gamenessnoun

    endurance; pluck

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gameness in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gameness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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