What does play out mean?

Definitions for play out

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word play out.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. run down, exhaust, play out, sap, tire(verb)

    deplete

    "exhaust one's savings"; "We quickly played out our strength"

  2. play out(verb)

    perform or be performed to the end

    "How will the election drama be played out?"

  3. play out(verb)

    play to a finish

    "We have got to play this game out, even thought it is clear that we have last"

  4. play out(verb)

    become spent or exhausted

    "The champion's strength played out fast"

Wiktionary

  1. play out(Verb)

    To play (a game etc.) to its conclusion.

  2. play out(Verb)

    To play music to accompany the end of, or as a final segment in (a programme, broadcast etc.).

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of play out in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of play out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Soontorn Rakrong:

    If things do not play out according to what we have agreed, rubber farmers will surely come out and voice their discontent.

  2. Edward Hoagland:

    Animals are stylized characters in a kind of old saga -- stylized because even the most acute of them have little leeway as they play out their parts.

  3. Shawn Tolleson:

    (Trout) did a good job of staying back and going the other way, they asked me how I felt today and I told them I felt really good, and I did. I felt good out there. I felt like I had good stuff out there. Things just didn't play out.

  4. Amberlea Childs:

    It was definitely that out-of-body experience where you're kind of watching your own story play out, and as his eyes welled up, he said, 'I'm not 100% sure, but if I had to bet, I'm 99.9% sure what I just pulled out of your breast was breast cancer,'.

  5. Amberlea Childs:

    He ended up doing five different biopsies, and on the last one, he pulled it out, and he looked at me, and his eyes welled up with water, it was definitely that out-of-body experience where you're kind of watching your own story play out, and as his eyes welled up, he said, 'I'm not 100% sure, but if I had to bet, I'm 99.9% sure what I just pulled out of your breast was breast cancer,'.

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