Definitions for play around

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word play around

Princeton's WordNet

  1. play around, fool around(verb)

    commit adultery

    "he plays around a lot"

  2. dabble, smatter, play around(verb)

    work with in an amateurish manner

    "She dabbles in astronomy"; "He plays around with investments but he never makes any money"


  1. play around(Verb)

    To behave in a silly, or childish, or irresponsible way.

  2. play around(Verb)

    To work with in a non-serious manner

  3. play around(Verb)

    To engage in sexual practices outside of marriage.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of play around in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of play around in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Norman Lear:

    I wasn't going to play around with 'Mom dented the car and how are we going to keep Dad from finding out about it,'.

  2. Photographer Sofie Amalie Klougart:

    There is actually nothing to do in the center, and that means that even though there would be a (soccer ball) there, they wouldn't play around because they are afraid. And even though (some of the migrants) of course have a lot of energy, they cannot use it.

  3. Keith Graves:

    [She] is very rambunctious and has a lot of energy and she knows how to get out of the apartment – so she got out of the apartment and did what a 3-year-old does, play around, a kid is going to play outside, not have shoes on and so forth, so a child being not clean, that’s just natural.

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