What does playbook mean?

Definitions for playbookˈpleɪˌbʊk

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. playbook(noun)

    a notebook containing descriptions and diagrams of the plays that a team has practiced (especially an American football team)

  2. playbook(noun)

    a book containing the scripts of one or more dramatic plays

    "the 1963 playbook leaves out the whole first scene"

  3. playbook(noun)

    a scheme or set of strategies for conducting a business campaign or a political campaign

    "they borrowed a page from the playbook of the opposition"


  1. playbook(Noun)

    A book containing the text of a play

  2. playbook(Noun)

    A book of games and amusements for children

  3. playbook(Noun)

    A book of strategies (plays) for use in American football

Webster Dictionary

  1. Playbook(noun)

    a book of dramatic compositions; a book of the play


  1. Playbook

    Playbook is an X's and O's football show with an entertaining flair. Playbook goes into the NFL Films room to examine a head coach's game film. In its original format, it was a 30-minute program hosted every weeknight during the NFL season and playoffs. In its new format, it is a one-hour program on Thursday and Friday, each day centering on either the AFC or the NFC.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of playbook in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of playbook in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Rob Eichorst:

    There’s no playbook on how to handle this.

  2. Joseph Triepke:

    The oil companies are executing the downturn playbook.

  3. Sarah Trumble:

    There's no playbook for what to do here, the states are really where the action is.

  4. Guy Cecil:

    If it wasn’t Nancy Pelosi, then it’d be Chuck Schumer, the ‘New York liberal,’ it’s not really a new playbook.

  5. Shannon Watts:

    We’re really taking a page out of the NRA’s playbook, it’s the first time gun violence prevention has had the money.

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