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PLAYING

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. playingnoun

    the act of playing a musical instrument

  2. playingnoun

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

  3. acting, playing, playacting, performingnoun

    the performance of a part or role in a drama

Wiktionary

  1. playingnoun

    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. playingverb

    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

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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. Des Barres:

    I heard the Doors song ‘ The End ’ playing from a house nearby, it had n’t even been released yet, so of course I was curious. I wandered over to this house to find Jim standing next to his refrigerator in unzipped leader pants, no shirt, looking the epitome of rock god, singing along to his own record.

  2. Chuck Schumer:

    Judge Gorsuch looks like he's playing dodgeball with the Senate Judiciary Committee, he has bent over backwards to avoid revealing anything, anything at all about his judicial philosophy or the legal issues that concern the American people.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    A person who says his expertise lies in selling only a particular product, but for other products someone else of their team has the capability to makes sales; is actually playing office politics in spite of the management considering him consistently the star performer in the organisation.

  4. Rory McIlroy:

    I guess after coming off a three-week break, I felt, I wouldn't say rusty, but just not quite on top of my game yesterday, and then today I felt like I was trying to get something going and couldn't. Coming off three weeks off and playing in conditions like these, it sort of shows you where your game's at. I've just got to regroup and get ready for Miami next week.

  5. Kate Beckinsale:

    She did her first movie last year, she's playing Nicolas Cage's daughter in a movie where Nicolas Cage is playing Nicolas Cage. And it sounds very wild.

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