Zero sum game

Zero sum game,

Definition of Zero sum game:

  1. In decision theory, situation where one or more participants gain (loss) equals the loss (gain) of other participants. Thus, a gain (loss) for one must result in a loss (gain) for one or more others. Also called constant sum game. See also negative sum game and positive sum game.

How to use Zero sum game in a sentence?

  1. If the project you are working on is a zero sum game just give up now before you are in to deep and cant.
  2. Sometimes you must realize what you are going after is only a zero sum game and cut your losses while you can.
  3. I didnt like the zero sum game at all, because I hated seeing people lose in any aspect of life.

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