- fair game
- Fair gameIf something or someone is fair game, then it is acceptable to target, criticise or attack them.
The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.
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Fair Game — can refer to: * Fair Game (Scientology), a Church of Scientology policy on the treatment of what it calls Suppressive Persons . * Fair Game (2005 film), a 2005 film starring Gina Torres and Kellita Smith. * Fair Game (1986 film), * Fair Game… … Wikipedia
fair game — n [U] if someone or something is fair game, it is acceptable, reasonable, or right to criticize them ▪ The young star s behavior made her fair game for the tabloid press … Dictionary of contemporary English
fair game — noun uncount someone or something that it is fair to criticize or attack: The media see politicians as fair game … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
fair game — n. 1. game that may lawfully be hunted 2. any legitimate object of attack or pursuit … English World dictionary
fair game — ► NOUN ▪ a person or thing that is considered a reasonable target for criticism or exploitation … English terms dictionary
fair game — noun a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence he fell prey to muggers everyone was fair game the target of a manhunt • Syn: ↑prey, ↑quarry, ↑target • … Useful english dictionary
Fair Game — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différentes œuvres portant le même titre. Fair Game est le titre de plusieurs œuvres : Un roman policier de Paula Gosling paru en 1974, dont ont été tirés deux films sous le même titre :… … Wikipédia en Français
Fair Game — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel Fair Game Produktionsland USA … Deutsch Wikipedia
fair game — noun a) Actions permissible by the rules. Pretending to be slow is fair game. Pretending to be injured is not. b) A goal or an object that may legitimately be sought. The referee ruled the unprecedented play fair game … Wiktionary
fair game — N UNCOUNT If you say that someone is fair game, you mean that it is acceptable to criticize or attack them, usually because of the way that they behave. Politicians were always considered fair game by cartoonists … English dictionary