Definition of game changer in English:

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game changer

noun

An event, idea, or procedure that effects a significant shift in the current manner of doing or thinking about something: a potential game changer that could revitalize the entire US aerospace industry
More example sentences
  • Senator John McCain came in to last night's debate needing a game changer.
  • There's no question, the first debate can always be a game changer.
  • This will become a game changer in the industry.

Derivatives

game-changing

adjective
Example sentences
  • They weren't planning to be disruptive or game-changing.
  • The Senate will hold its game-changing vote on health care reform on the morning of Christmas Eve.
  • Microsoft is calling it a new "game-changing" entertainment experience.

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Syllabification: game chang·er

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