See also athletics; gambling; puzzles; recreation.
. a word or phrase composed by rearranging the letters in another word or phrase.
. a game based upon this activity.
the art or practice of making anagrams. Also called metagrammatism.
a riddle the answer to which requires a pun or other word play.
the use of methods that, while not dishonest or contrary to the rules, are dubious and give the user unfair advantage in a game or sport.
the art or technique of keeping another person slightly off balance in order to gain an advantage.
the art or technique of employing a vocabulary of arcane, recondite words in order to gain an advantage over another person.