Definition of fair game in English:

fair game

Syllabification: fair game


  • A person or thing that is considered a reasonable target for criticism, exploitation, or attack.
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    • One minute we are presented as the pride of the nation, the next we're all fair game for criticism again.
    • I am aware that my job as an art critic makes me fair game - and I would not do it if I minded.
    • You undermine the office if you do that, it really means that it's fair game for anybody to do it.

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