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gamer

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

A person who likes to play video games. It typically refers to the dedicated aficionado rather than the casual player. See gaming.


A Serious Gamer!
This four-year-old genius already has a year of gaming under his belt. His Nintendo DS keeps him entertained while mom shops.
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This poses a sizeable challenge on the technical front since the gamer's device is not loaded with any of the application's elements, and merely receives the images sent to it from a remote gaming engine.