Scrabble?! PLAY


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Scrabble (US/Canada)
(9 pts)
Words with friends
(10 pts)
Official Scrabble (OSPD4)
(9 pts)
Official Scrabble (OSPD5)
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Scrabble (UK)
(9 pts)
Lexulous (US)
(10 pts)

Definitions of PLAY in various dictionaries:

    • noun - a dramatic work intended for performance by actors on a stage
    • noun - a theatrical performance of a drama
    • noun - a preset plan of action in team sports
    • noun - a deliberate coordinated movement requiring dexterity and skill
    • noun - a state in which action is feasible
    • noun - utilization or exercise
    • noun - an attempt to get something
    • noun - activity by children that is guided more by imagination than by fixed rules
    • noun - (in games or plays or other performances) the time during which play proceeds
    • noun - the removal of constraints
    • noun - a weak and tremulous light
    • noun - verbal wit or mockery (often at another's expense but not to be taken seriously)
    • noun - movement or space for movement
    • noun - gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement
    • noun - (game) the activity of doing something in an agreed succession
    • noun - the act of playing for stakes in the hope of winning (including the payment of a price for a chance to win a prize)
    • noun - the act using a sword (or other weapon) vigorously and skillfully
    • verb - participate in games or sport
    • verb - act or have an effect in a specified way or with a specific effect or outcome
    • verb - play on an instrument
    • verb - play a role or part
    • verb - be at play
    • verb - replay (as a melody)
    • verb - perform music on (a musical instrument)
    • verb - pretend to have certain qualities or state of mind
    • verb - move or seem to move quickly, lightly, or irregularly
    • verb - bet or wager (money)
    • verb - engage in recreational activities rather than work
    • verb - pretend to be somebody in the framework of a game or playful activity
    • verb - emit recorded sound
    • verb - perform on a certain location
    • verb - put (a card or piece) into play during a game, or act strategically as if in a card game
    • verb - engage in an activity as if it were a game rather than take it seriously
    • verb - behave in a certain way
    • verb - cause to emit recorded audio or video
    • verb - manipulate manually or in one's mind or imagination
    • verb - use to one's advantage
    • verb - consider not very seriously
    • verb - be received or accepted or interpreted in a specific way
    • verb - behave carelessly or indifferently
    • verb - cause to move or operate freely within a bounded space
    • verb - perform on a stage or theater
    • verb - be performed or presented for public viewing
    • verb - cause to happen or to occur as a consequence
    • verb - discharge or direct or be discharged or directed as if in a continuous stream
    • verb - make bets
    • verb - stake on the outcome of an issue
    • verb - shoot or hit in a particular manner
    • verb - use or move
    • verb - employ in a game or in a specific position
    • verb - contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle
    • verb - exhaust by allowing to pull on the line
    • To occupy oneself in amusement, sport, or other recreation: children playing with toys.
    • Games.
    • To participate in betting; gamble.
    • To act in jest or sport: They’re not quarreling in earnest, they’re just playing.
    • To deal or behave carelessly or indifferently; toy.
    • To behave or converse in a sportive or playful way.
    • To act or conduct oneself in a specified way: play fair; an investor who plays cautiously.
    • To act, especially in a dramatic production.
    • Music.
    • To perform on an instrument: play on an accordion.
    • To emit sound or be sounded in performance: The band is playing.
    • To be performed, as in a theater or on television: A good movie is playing tonight.
    • To be received or accepted: a speech that played poorly with the voters.
    • To move or seem to move quickly, lightly, or irregularly: The breeze played on the water.
    • To function or discharge uninterruptedly: The fountains played in the courtyard.
    • To move or operate freely within a bounded space, as machine parts do.
    • To perform or act (a role or part) in a dramatic performance.
    • To assume the role of; act as: played the peacemaker at the conference.
    • To perform (a theatrical work) on or as if on the stage.
    • To present a theatrical performance in (a given place): The company played Detroit last week.
    • To pretend to be; mimic the activities of: played cowboy; played the star.
    • Sports & Games.
    • To engage in (a game or sport): play hockey; play chess.
    • To compete against in a game or sport.
    • To occupy or work at (a position) in a game: Lou Gehrig played first base.
    • To employ (a player) in a game or position: Let’s play her at first base.
    • To use or move (a card, piece, or ball) in a game or sport: play the queen of hearts.
    • To make (a shot or stroke), as in tennis: played a strong backhand.
    • Games.
    • To bet; wager: played five dollars on the roan horse.
    • To make bets on: play the races.
    • To perform or put into effect, especially as a jest or deception: play a joke on a friend.
    • To handle; manage: played the matter quietly.
    • To use or manipulate, especially for one’s own interests: He played his two opponents against each other.
    • Music.
    • To perform on (an instrument): play the guitar.
    • To perform (a piece) on instruments or an instrument.
    • To cause (a record or phonograph, for example) to emit recorded sounds.
    • To discharge or direct in or as if in a continuous stream: play a hose on a fire.
    • To cause to move rapidly, lightly, or irregularly: play lights over the dance floor.
    • To exhaust (a hooked fish) by allowing it to pull on the line.
    • A literary work written for performance on the stage; a drama.
    • The performance of such a work.
    • Activity engaged in for enjoyment or recreation.
    • Fun or jesting: It was all done in play.
    • Sports & Games.
    • The act or manner of engaging in a game or sport: After a time-out, play resumed.
    • The act or manner of using a card, piece, or ball in a game or sport: my partner’s play of the last trump; his clumsy play of the rebound.
    • A move or an action in a game: It’s your play.
    • Participation in betting; gambling.
    • Manner of dealing with others; conduct: fair play.
    • An attempt to obtain something; a bid: a play for sympathy.
    • Action, motion, or use: the play of the imagination.
    • Movement or space for movement, as of mechanical parts.
    • To cooperate or pretend to cooperate: decided to play along with the robbers for a while.
    • To participate in; engage in.
    • To do or take part in half-heartedly.
    • Sports.
    • To establish the winner of (a tie) by playing in an additional game or series of games.
    • To participate in a playoff.
    • To set (one individual or party) in opposition to another so as to advance one’s own interests: a parent who played off one child against another.
    • In a position to be legally or feasibly played: The ball is now in play.
    • Not in a position to be legally or feasibly played.
    • adj - to engage in amusement or sport [v -ED, -ING, -S] : PLAYABLE


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