Definitions for player
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word player.
a person who participates in or is skilled at some game
musician, instrumentalist, playernoun
someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
actor, histrion, player, thespian, role playernoun
a theatrical performer
a person who pursues a number of different social and sexual partners simultaneously
an important participant (as in a business deal)
"he was a major player in setting up the corporation"
One who plays any game or sport.
An actor in a dramatic play.
One who plays on a musical instrument.
One who is playful, given to games and other amusement; one without serious aims; an idler; a trifler.
A gamer; a gamester.
A person who plays the field rather than having a long-term sexual relationship.
An electronic device that plays various audio and video media, such as CD player.
A software application that plays various audio and video formats.
of something that "plays" itself, like certain automated devices
Etymology: From playere, from plegere, equivalent to.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from play.
You’re pictures out of doors,
Saints in your injuries, devils being offended,
Players in your housewifery. William Shakespeare, Othello.
Like players plac’d to fill a filthy stage,
Where change of thoughts one fool to other shews,
And all but jests, serve only sorrow’s rage. Philip Sidney.
Certain pantomimi will represent the voices of players of interludes so to life, as you would think they were those players themselves. Francis Bacon, Natural History.
A player, if left of his auditory and their applause, would straight be out of heart. Francis Bacon.
Thine be the laurel then, support the stage;
Which so declines, that shortly we may see
Players and plays reduc’d to second infancy. Dryden.
His muse had starv’d, had not a piece unread,
And by a player bought, supply’d her bread. Dryden.
Thus said the player god; and adding art
Of voice and gesture, so perform’d his part,
She thought, so like her love the shade appears,
That Ceyx spake the words. Dryden.
Command thy servants to seek out a man, who is a cunning player on the harp. 1 Samuel xvi. 16.
The snake bit him fast by the tongue, which therewith began so to rankle and swell, that, by the time he had knocked this foul player on the head, his mouth was scarce able to contain it. Richard Carew, Survey of Cornwall.
one who plays, or amuses himself; one without serious aims; an idler; a trifler
one who plays any game
a dramatic actor
one who plays on an instrument of music
a gamester; a gambler
Player is an American rock band that made their mark during the late 1970s. The group scored a few US Hot 100 hits, three of which went into the Top 40; two of those single releases went Top 10, including the No. 1 hit "Baby Come Back", written by group members Peter Beckett and J.C. Crowley.
Someone who is "true to the hood",(Keith Holley aKa "Keilo") ie. someone who never sold out. To Chuck, Flava and Griff... You're true players -- Ice-T (M.V.P.'s).
A kind of chicken, so a player is good at picking up rice.
"Players" is an adult magazine.
A form of con artist, whose "game" involves confidence schemes, usually perpetrated against the opposite sex, aimed at procuring sexual favor, material items, money or all three -- usually from multiple victims simultaneously.
Person from the game, loyal to the game.
A person who plays a sport.
The players of football, hurling, australian rules football and other sports love to converse and share knowledge.
Submitted by MaryC on March 17, 2020
Song lyrics by player -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by player on the Lyrics.com website.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'player' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1832
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'player' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2425
Rank popularity for the word 'player' in Nouns Frequency: #305
The numerical value of player in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of player in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP In an interview following the game, Megan Rapinoe, the reigning FIFA Player of the Year, addressed young players. You are not lesser just because you are a girl. You are not better just because you are a boy, we are all created equal and should all have the equal opportunity to got out and pursue our dreams.
First of all, we don't even know if we could, legally, and quite frankly, just making the 'Arrow'-verse, which is what we call Legends, Flash and Arrow work and then making 'Supergirl' work, it's enough of a challenge without having to add a fourth player.
On the ATP level... if you can't play, you still get your prize money twice in the year. Maybe the grand slams should adopt some of that, then maybe we would eliminate half of the players (who turn up injured), a player should not go on court if he knows he could not finish. The question is, did they truly believe they were going to finish? If they did, I think it's okay that they walk on court. Otherwise, I feel they should give up the spot.
He’s a smart hockey player and he’s been our best player in these last two games.
It's huge for The Australian Open as no matter what happens to Jordan on the course the rest of this year, the tournament will have the U.S. Masters and The Australian Open winner in the field, it continues to keep The Australian Open on the world stage. Jordan is the most exciting player we have out here at the moment and continues a good run for organisers back home as they seem to continue to get the right players to tee up.
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Translations for player
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- لاعِب, مشغلArabic
- lojtar, oyunçuAzerbaijani
- jugadorCatalan, Valencian
- herec, hráč, přehrávačCzech
- spiller, skuespiller, musiker, spillemandDanish
- παίκτρια, ηθοποιός, μουσικός, παίκτηςGreek
- jugadora, jugadorSpanish
- peluri, soitto-ohjelma, pelaaja, pelimies, näyttelijä, pleijeri, soittaja, soitinFinnish
- joueur, musicien, joueuse, lecteur, fainéant, fainéante, acteur, musicienne, actriceFrench
- imreoir, seinnteoirIrish
- xogador, xogadoraGalician
- giocatore, lettoreItalian
- 俳優, プレーヤー, 芸人, 奏者, ギャンブラー, 博徒, 選手Japanese
- muzîkjen, yarîker, lîstikvan, ace, sazbend, qumarker, یاریکهرKurdish
- speler, speelvogel, vertolker, player, bespeler, gokkerDutch
- spiller, skuespiller, musikerNorwegian
- naanéhígíí, naanéhéNavajo, Navaho
- jogaire, jogadorOccitan
- gracz, zawodnik, muzykPolish
- tocador, leitor, ator, brincalhão, player, apostador, jogadorPortuguese
- giujeader, giuieder, giuveder, giugadur, giovaderRomansh
- interpret, leneș, actriță, solist instrumentist, jucător, muzician, jucători, actorRomanian
- музыкант, плеер, исполнитель, проигрыватель, бездельник, лицедей, игрок, лентяйRussian
- giogadore, giogadori, zocadoreSardinian
- svirač, glùmica, sivrač, ìgrāč, izvođač, glúmac, sviràčica, kȍckār, igràčicaSerbo-Croatian
- muiker, musikant, spelare, skådespelareSwedish
- çalgıcı, oyunbaz, oyuncu, kumarcı, oynatıcıTurkish
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