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How to sign: participate in games or sport
"We played hockey all afternoon"; "play cards"; "Pele played for the Brazilian teams in many important matches";

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See also: play out

Categories: compete, contend, vie

Within this category: ace, backstop, bandy, bid, bowl, catch, complete, cradle, cricket, croquet, curl, develop, develop, die, exit, face off, field, foul, fullback, fumble, gamble, golf, misplay, play out, putt, put out, quarterback, replay, revoke, seesaw, snooker, start, tee off, unblock, volley, walk

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How to sign: a dramatic work intended for performance by actors on a stage
"he wrote several plays but only one was produced on Broadway";

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Similiar / Same: drama, dramatic play

Categories: dramatic composition, dramatic work

Within this category: Grand Guignol, miracle play, morality play, mystery play, Passion play, playlet, satyr play, theater of the absurd

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How to sign: perform on a stage or theater
"She acts in this play"; "He acted in `Julius Caesar'"; "I played in `A Christmas Carol'";

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Similiar / Same: roleplay, playact, act

Categories: perform

Within this category: mime, overact, stooge, underact

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How to sign: replay (as a melody)
"Play it again, Sam"; "She played the third movement very beautifully";

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Similiar / Same: spiel

Categories: re-create

Within this category: bang out, bugle, fiddle, jazz, misplay, modulate, prelude, rag, replay, reprise, riff, slur, tongue

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How to sign: a weak and tremulous light
"the shimmer of colors on iridescent feathers"; "the play of light on the water";

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Similiar / Same: shimmer

Categories: alteration, change, modification

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How to sign: cause to happen or to occur as a consequence
"I cannot work a miracle"; "wreak havoc"; "bring comments"; "play a joke"; "The rain brought relief to the drought-stricken area";

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See also: bring off, induce, bring up, invoke, carry off, bring on, effect, manage, effectuate, bring about, call down, conjure, negociate, conjure up, bring about, call forth, stage, arrange, put forward, pull off, arouse, evoke, bring about, stir, raise, set up

Similiar / Same: wreak, make for, bring, work

Categories: create, make

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