What does player mean?

Definitions for player
ˈpleɪ ərplay·er

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. player, participant(noun)

    a person who participates in or is skilled at some game

  2. musician, instrumentalist, player(noun)

    someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)

  3. actor, histrion, player, thespian, role player(noun)

    a theatrical performer

  4. player(noun)

    a person who pursues a number of different social and sexual partners simultaneously

  5. player(noun)

    an important participant (as in a business deal)

    "he was a major player in setting up the corporation"

Wiktionary

  1. player(Noun)

    One who plays any game or sport.

  2. player(Noun)

    An actor in a dramatic play.

  3. player(Noun)

    One who plays on a musical instrument.

  4. player(Noun)

    One who is playful, given to games and other amusement; one without serious aims; an idler; a trifler.

  5. player(Noun)

    A gamer; a gamester.

  6. player(Noun)

    A gambler.

  7. player(Noun)

    A person who plays the field rather than having a long-term sexual relationship.

  8. player(Noun)

    An electronic device that plays various audio and video media, such as CD player.

  9. player(Noun)

    A software application that plays various audio and video formats.

  10. player(Adjective)

    of something that "plays" itself, like certain automated devices

  11. Origin: From playere, from plegere, equivalent to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Player(noun)

    one who plays, or amuses himself; one without serious aims; an idler; a trifler

  2. Player(noun)

    one who plays any game

  3. Player(noun)

    a dramatic actor

  4. Player(noun)

    one who plays on an instrument of music

  5. Player(noun)

    a gamester; a gambler

Freebase

  1. Player

    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.

Suggested Resources

  1. player

    Song lyrics by player -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by player on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'player' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1832

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'player' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2425

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'player' in Nouns Frequency: #305

Anagrams for player »

  1. parley

  2. replay

  3. pearly

How to pronounce player?

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

How to say player in sign language?

  1. player

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of player in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of player in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of player in a Sentence

  1. Qiang Wang:

    Really great player, shes just great.

  2. Giannis Antetokounmpo:

    I would be a terrible baseball player.

  3. Mark Noll:

    Amanda was a sweetheart, a great player.

  4. Dustin Johnson:

    I always feel like the best player in the world.

  5. Ralph Kiner:

    Tony Gwynn was named player of the year for April.

Images & Illustrations of player

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Popularity rank by frequency of use

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Translations for player

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • لاعِب, مشغلArabic
  • lojtar, oyunçuAzerbaijani
  • jugadorCatalan, Valencian
  • herec, hráč, přehrávačCzech
  • spiller, skuespiller, musiker, spillemandDanish
  • SpielerGerman
  • παίκτρια, ηθοποιός, μουσικός, παίκτηςGreek
  • jugadora, jugadorSpanish
  • بازیکنPersian
  • peluri, soitto-ohjelma, pelaaja, pelimies, näyttelijä, pleijeri, soittaja, soitinFinnish
  • joueur, musicien, joueuse, lecteur, fainéant, fainéante, acteur, musicienne, actriceFrench
  • imreoir, seinnteoirIrish
  • xogador, xogadoraGalician
  • खेलनेवालाHindi
  • lejátszóHungarian
  • giocatore, lettoreItalian
  • 俳優, プレーヤー, 芸人, 奏者, ギャンブラー, 博徒, 選手Japanese
  • 선수Korean
  • muzîkjen, yarîker, lîstikvan, ace, sazbend, qumarker, یاریکه‌رKurdish
  • pemainMalay
  • 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
  • mchezajiSwahili
  • manlalaroTagalog
  • çalgıcı, oyunbaz, oyuncu, kumarcı, oynatıcıTurkish
  • שפּילערYiddish
  • 播放机Chinese

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