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Fair Game ( anyone can try to compete for it ... )

"Fair Game"



"Fair game" describes a thing that anyone is allowed to take.

Example: "Ryan is getting out of the car here, so the front seat is fair game."



You might have to fight for it, but you are free to try to get it if that thing is fair game.

Example: "When you are standing on the base, no one is allowed to throw the ball at you. But between bases, you are fair game."



You are allowed to try to win the ownership of things or the attention of people that are "fair game".

Example: "Jeff is not dating anyone now. He is fair game."



You do not have to hold yourself back because you are allowed to try to win that person or thing which is fair game.

Example: "Peter broke up with his girlfriend, so she is fair game."



A thing is "fair game" when anyone can try to win it.

Example: "Whose candies are these?" Reply: "They don't belong to anyone. They are fair game."





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