What does playing mean?

Definitions for playing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word playing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. playing(noun)

    the act of playing a musical instrument

  2. playing(noun)

    the action of taking part in a game or sport or other recreation

  3. acting, playing, playacting, performing(noun)

    the performance of a part or role in a drama

Wiktionary

  1. playing(Noun)

    An occasion on which something, such as a song or show, is played.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Playing

    of Play

  2. Playing

    a. & vb. n. of Play

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'playing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1054

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'playing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #768

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of playing in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of playing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Every man is a divinity in disguise, a God playing the fool.

  2. George Bernard Shaw:

    We don't stop playing because we grow old we grow old because we stop playing.

  3. Michael Konda:

    The fastest way to succeed is to look as if you're playing by somebody else's rules, while quietly playing by your own.

  4. William Congreve:

    Every man plays the fool once in his lif marry is playing the fool all one's life, but to marry is to playing the fool all one's life long.

  5. Agnieszka Radwanska:

    I think playing her is always great challenge, i think she is still playing great tennis even she's a bit older. She's still really fit and playing a high level.

Images & Illustrations of playing

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