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gamer

[ gey-mer ]
/ ˈgeɪ mər /
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noun

a person who plays games, especially computer or video games.

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Origin of gamer

First recorded in 1610–20; game1 + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for gamer

gamer
/ (ˈɡeɪmə) /

noun

a person who plays computer games or participates in a role-playing game
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