Definitions for playing field
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word playing field
the circumstances under which competition occurs
"the government's objective is to insure a genuinely level playing field for American industry and commerce in Europe"
playing field, athletic field, playing area, field(noun)
a piece of land prepared for playing a game
"the home crowd cheered when Princeton took the field"
A field on which a game, esp. a ball game, is played.
Any place or context within which competitive activity takes place, such as market competition between companies.
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This levels the playing field.
What we need is no more than a level playing field.
Violence is the way stupid people try to level the playing field.
We absolutely need Ex-Im Bank to compete on a level playing field.
It was not a fair trial. It was not an even playing field, and I think that's a tragedy.
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