Definitions for Playtimeˈpleɪˌtaɪm

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Playtime

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

play•timeˈpleɪˌtaɪm(n.)

  1. time for play or recreation.

Origin of playtime:

1610–20

Princeton's WordNet

  1. playtime, playday(noun)

    time for play or diversion

Wiktionary

  1. playtime(Noun)

    Time for play or diversion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Playtime(noun)

    time for play or diversion

Freebase

  1. Playtime

    Playtime is French director Jacques Tati's fourth major film, and generally considered to be his most daring film. It was shot in 1964 through 1967 and released in 1967. In Playtime, Tati again plays Monsieur Hulot, a character who had appeared in some of his earlier films, including Mon Oncle and Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot. As mentioned on the making of documentary that accompanies the Criterion Collections DVD of the film, by 1964 Tati had grown ambivalent towards playing Hulot as a recurring central role. Unable to dispense with the popular character altogether, Hulot appears intermittently in Playtime, alternating between central and supporting roles. Shot in 70 mm, Playtime is notable for its enormous set, which Tati had built specially for the film, as well as Tati's trademark use of subtle, yet complex visual comedy supported by creative sound effects; dialogue is frequently reduced to the level of background noise.


Translations for Playtime

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

playtime(noun)

a set time for children to play (at school etc)

The children go outside at playtime.

Get even more translations for Playtime »

Translation

Find a translation for the Playtime definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these Playtime definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Playtime." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 24 Oct. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/Playtime>.

Are we missing a good definition for Playtime?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for Playtime: