Definition of give the whole game or show away in English:
Inadvertently reveal something secret or concealed.
- They gave the game away last year when the Government suggested church schools educate more children who are in care, and they recoiled in horror.
- I'll not give the game away but lets just say a game of cat and mouse was had and the cat won it.
- There is a particular shot in every trailer I've seen of this movie that gives the game away completely.
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