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fair game

n
1. a legitimate object for ridicule or attack
2. (Hunting) hunting archaic quarry that may legitimately be pursued according to the rules of a particular sport
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fair game - a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influencefair game - a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence; "he fell prey to muggers"; "everyone was fair game"; "the target of a manhunt"
victim - an unfortunate person who suffers from some adverse circumstance
Translations
juego limpio

fair game

n to be fair game (person) → essere bersaglio legittimo
References in classic literature ?
But this thing, itself no chicken, with the seeming of a wild feathered thing of the jungle that was fair game for any dog, talked to him with the voice of a god.
A Loose-Fish is fair game for anybody who can soonest catch it.
The Sioux Tetons were at that time a sort of pirates of the Missouri, who considered the well freighted bark of the American trader fair game.