Definition of I spy in English:

I spy

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noun

[mass noun]
  • A children’s game in which one player specifies the first letter of an object they can see, the other players then having to guess the identity of this object.
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    • In the beginning we'd amused ourselves by telling stories from our childhood and playing everything from I spy to the slug-bug game.
    • I loved playing I spy with my little eye, something beginning with ‘E'. I loved talking to the shiny silver robot.
    • Will and I talked most of the day and played noughts and crosses and I spy when we weren't.

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