Definitions for play off

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

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. pit, oppose, match, play off(verb)

    set into opposition or rivalry

    "let them match their best athletes against ours"; "pit a chess player against the Russian champion"; "He plays his two children off against each other"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. play off(Verb)

    To compete against in a play-off.


Find a translation for the play off definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these play off definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


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


"play off." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 28 Apr. 2015. < off>.

Are we missing a good definition for play off? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for play off:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.