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play activity that is meant to relax or amuse. [8 definitions]
player someone who takes part in a game or sport. [3 definitions]
playful cheerful and having a lot of energy. [2 definitions]
playground an outdoor area where children can play. Many playgrounds have equipment such as swings and slides.
playing card one of a set of fifty-two cards that are divided into four suits of spades, clubs, hearts, and diamonds. Playing cards are used in playing different games.
playmate a child who plays with another child.
playoff in sports, final or extra games or rounds to settle a tie or decide a championship.
play one's cards to make and carry out good choices.
playpen a small pen where a baby or young child can play safely.
play possum to pretend to be asleep or dead; keep very still to avoid being noticed. Opossums do this so predators will ignore them.
plaything something that is played with; toy.
play with fire to bring about danger by doing something in a reckless way.
playwright one who writes plays.
plaza a public square or open space in the center of a town. [2 definitions]
plea a serious or sincere call for help; appeal. [2 definitions]
plead to ask for something in a sincere or serious way. [2 definitions]
pleasant nice; pleasing. [2 definitions]
please to make content or give pleasure to; make happy. [4 definitions]
pleased made satisfied or happy.
pleasure a feeling of happiness, delight, or joy. [3 definitions]
pleat a flat, even fold that is sewn or pressed in cloth. [2 definitions]