game warden
game warden game warden n. a public official who is responsible for the enforcement of laws regarding the hunting of animals.

Syn: gamekeeper, game warden. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • game warden — game .warden n someone whose job is to look after wild animals in a ↑game reserve …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • game warden — game ,warden noun count someone whose job is to see that the rules in a GAME PRESERVE are obeyed, especially those relating to hunting …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • game warden — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms game warden : singular game warden plural game wardens someone whose job is to see that the rules in a game reserve are obeyed, especially those relating to hunting …   English dictionary

  • game warden — noun a person employed to take care of game and wildlife • Syn: ↑gamekeeper • Hypernyms: ↑custodian, ↑keeper, ↑steward • Hyponyms: ↑warrener * * * ˈgame warden [ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Game warden — United States= In the United States, game wardens are state or local officials responsible for enforcing laws pertaining to the hunting, fishing, and trapping of wild animals. However game wardens in some areas have general law enforcement… …   Wikipedia

  • game warden — Synonyms and related words: Audubon Society, National Wildlife Service, Sierra Club, air warden, attendant, caretaker, castellan, conservationist, conservator, curator, custodian, deliverer, forest ranger, gamekeeper, governor, guardian, guardian …   Moby Thesaurus

  • game warden — a public official who enforces game laws. * * * …   Universalium

  • game warden — noun (C) someone whose job is to look after wild animals in a game reserve …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • game warden — /ˈgeɪm wɔdən/ (say gaym wawduhn) noun an official who enforces game laws …   Australian English dictionary

  • game warden — a person who upholds fishing laws and regulations may be uniformed and armed …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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