Synonyms for


Synonyms (Grouped by Similarity of Meaning) of verb play

Sense 1:
play
compete, vie, contend
Sense 15:
play
deploy
Sense 31:
play
hit
Sense 32:
play
use, utilize, utilise, apply, employ
Sense 33:
play
use, utilize, utilise, apply, employ
Sense 34:
meet, encounter, play, take on

Sense 2:
play
act, move
Sense 17:
play
act, move
Sense 3:
play
perform
Sense 6:
play, spiel
re-create
Sense 7:
play
sound
Sense 4:
act, play, represent
re-create
Sense 8:
act, play, act as
act, behave, do
Sense 12:
play
simulate, assume, sham, feign
Sense 14:
play
perform
Sense 25:
act, play, roleplay, playact
perform
Sense 26:
play

Sense 5:
play
act
Sense 11:
play, recreate

Sense 10:
play
gamble
Sense 29:
play
bet, wager, play
Sense 30:
bet, wager, play
gamble
Sense 13:
play
sound
Sense 18:
play, run

Sense 21:
dally, trifle, play
consider, take, deal, look at
Sense 23:
dally, toy, play, flirt
act, move
Sense 9:
play
travel, go, move, locomote
Sense 16:
play, toy
act, behave, do
Sense 19:
toy, fiddle, diddle, play
manipulate
Sense 20:
play
exploit, work
Sense 22:
play

Sense 24:
play
move, displace
Sense 27:
bring, work, play, wreak, make for
make, create
Sense 28:
play
discharge
Sense 35:
play
exhaust, wash up, beat, tucker, tucker out
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