gamers

gamer

[gey-mer]
noun
a person who plays games, especially computer or video games.

Origin:
1610–20; game1 + -er1

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gamer (ˈɡeɪmə)
 
n
a person who plays computer games or participates in a role-playing game

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gamer
1620s, "an athlete," agent noun from game. Meaning "one devoted to playing video or computer games" is attested from 1999.
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