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game show

Syllabification: game show

Definition of game show in English:

noun

A television program in which people compete to win prizes.
Example sentences
  • In this view, networks, from the beginning of television time, should have programmed lots of prime-time game shows.
  • According to reports in the Chinese media, even the hugely popular local soap operas and game shows have had to give way to extended coverage of the Games.
  • It would also have music and game shows as also news bulletins in Telugu and Urdu while plans are in the offing to have news in English too.

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