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death match

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Definition of death match in English:

noun

1(In wrestling) a match in which many of the normal rules do not apply, typically leading to a more violent contest.
Example sentences
  • He was a rare breed of wrestler who fit in just as good in a junior heavyweight tournament as he did in deathmatch tournaments.
2(In computer gaming) a mode of play in which the aim is to kill the characters controlled by other players.
Example sentences
  • I call foul on Korea for using the Moon to batter the opponent during a death match.
  • I've always enjoyed the team based gametypes more than the deathmatch games.
  • There's the option for cooperative, time based or multiplayer missions within Everything or Nothing, along with deathmatches.

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