What does PLAYING mean?

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PLAYING

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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

Editors Contribution

  1. playing

    Verb form of play.

    The children are playing in the garden.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 24, 2020  

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

How to pronounce PLAYING?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say PLAYING in sign language?

  1. playing

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

Examples of PLAYING in a Sentence

  1. Michael Kugelman:

    We shouldn't overstate the importance of this letter. It may be a case of the Taliban trying to earn some legitimacy and goodwill by playing the role of good guy and proposing nonviolent solutions, at the end of the day, The Taliban has no incentive to propose talks unless it's starting to feel major pressure on the battlefield. Though U.S. forces have ramped up their fight, I think it's too early for The Taliban to suddenly conclude it's not worth fighting anymore. Michael Kugelman said the Taliban offer could nonetheless be useful to the President Trump administration. Even if the letter is just a bluff, and I assume it is, the White House can say - Look, our strategy is already paying off. A spate of bombings last month in Kabul fueled anger against The Taliban across the country, and prompted the President Trump administration to close the doors for peace talks with the Islamic insurgents. Taliban fighters( Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.) But The Taliban knows President Trump does n’t want the U.S. to be in Special Representative for Afghanistan. The Taliban will be banking on the belief the U.S. and the West have lost the will to remain there. US ADDING AIR POWER, INTELLIGENCE GATHERING IN AFGHANISTAN US AND PAKISTAN CLASH AT United Nations ' OVER Special Representative for Afghanistan In a recent visit to eastern Special Representative for Afghanistan, General John Nicholson, who commands the U.S. and NATO’s Resolute Support mission in the Special Representative for Afghanistan, said the intensified U.S. offensive is producing results.

  2. Juli Inkster:

    Playing in a major is a lot of pressure but playing in the Solheim Cup... the level is raised, i want my players to have a good feeling about this week and whether we win or lose I want them to remember the ride.

  3. Daniil Medvedev:

    I need some days off, i've been playing tennis for so long in a row. I just need to stay in the bed for a few days watching the TV 24 hours a day.

  4. Stacy Moore:

    Some pieces of this are playing out all over the country, especially in urban and rural places that are dealing with extreme amounts of poverty and trauma.

  5. Marc Bulger:

    We had TV cameras following us and media (while we were playing in the NFL) and unless it's the Olympics there's never really that attention around the curling circuits, so people get a little nervous around that but we are so used to it and kind of thrive on it. Even on pressure shots we thrive on it.

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