From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Game \Game\ (g[=a]m), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Gamed (g[=a]md); p.
   pr. & vb. n. Gaming.] [OE. gamen, game?en, to rejoice, AS.
   gamenian to play. See Game, n.]
   1. To rejoice; to be pleased; -- often used, in Old English,
      impersonally with dative. [Obs.]
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            God loved he best with all his whole hearte
            At alle times, though him gamed or smarte.
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   2. To play at any sport or diversion.
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   3. To play for a stake or prize; to use cards, dice,
      billiards, or other instruments, according to certain
      rules, with a view to win money or some other thing waged
      upon the issue of the contest; to gamble.
      [1913 Webster] gamebag
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