What does play on mean?

Definitions for play on

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


  1. play on(Verb)

    of a batsman, to hit the ball into his own wicket, thus being out bowled

  2. play on(Verb)

    to let the game continue after a foul has been committed, because the situation is advantageous to the team who would be awarded a foul.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of play on in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dick Allen:

    If a cow can't eat it, I don't want to play on it.

  2. Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia:

    Do you play on the swing, or has the plank already broken?

  3. John Thain:

    I plan to go play on the beach in Los Angeles with my two-year-old grand daughter.

  4. Top Chef alum Marcel Vigneron:

    I made my own pastrami and served it with baby corn, it’s a play on words. Corned beef ... get it?

  5. Mats Wilander:

    He obviously loves to play on grass, it looks so natural to him, playing on grass is going to help him a lot.

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