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Definitions for replay
riˈpleɪ; ˈriˌpleɪre·play

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word replay.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. replay, rematchnoun

    something (especially a game) that is played again

  2. replay, instant replay, action replayverb

    the immediate rebroadcast of some action (especially sports action) that has been recorded on videotape

  3. play back, replayverb

    reproduce (a recording) on a recorder

    "The lawyers played back the conversation to show that their client was innocent"

  4. replayverb

    play (a melody) again

  5. replayverb

    repeat a game against the same opponent

    "Princeton replayed Harvard"

  6. replayverb

    play again

    "We replayed the game"; "replay a point"


  1. replaynoun

    the replaying of (something), for example of televised footage.

    Show us that replay one more time.

  2. replayverb

    to play again

  3. replayverb

    to display a recording of a previous event, especially multiple times


  1. Replay

    Replay is the debut single by British Virgin Islands singer Iyaz. It is the first single released from his debut album of the same name, which was released in 2009. The single entered at the top of the UK Singles Chart, where it remained for 3 weeks until it was overtaken by "Fireflies" by Owl City. Internationally, the single also topped the charts in Australia, Israel and Switzerland and peaked within the top 10 of the charts in many countries, including Finland, France and the United States. The combined figure of the official music video and prequel video on YouTube is currently over 150 million views.


  1. replay

    Replay refers to the act of playing back or repeating an event, occurrence, action, or sequence, usually with the purpose of reviewing, reanalyzing, enjoying, or re-experiencing it. It is commonly used in the context of sports, video games, and television where a particular moment or event is shown again for further analysis or for the viewer to watch again.


  1. Replay

    Replay is the second studio album by Swedish girlband Play, released on 10 June 2003. It contains covers from British artists such as Billie Piper, Liberty X and Atomic Kitten. The first single off the album was "I Must Not Chase the Boys". The album peaked at #67 on the Billboard 200 chart.

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  1. replay

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

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  1. parley

  2. pearly

  3. player

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of replay in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of replay in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of replay in a Sentence

  1. Jerome Powell:

    If you replay last summer, we had a real spike in inflation that began in March, April, May, June of last year, and then inflation came down month after month after month... through the end of the summer, so, we were concerned because we saw inflation spreading more broadly, and because we didn't see supply chain issues improving... We had real concerns.

  2. Richard Bernstein:

    All it takes is you just don't replay 2015.

  3. Michael Nadorff:

    Nightmares are a replay of a traumatic event, so it is kind of like Anne Germain body's own exposure therapy.

  4. Sonya Sceats:

    Sri Lankan torture survivors in treatment with us are adamant that they cannot trust a purely domestic process and will take comfort from the High Commissioner's warning that there must not be a replay of past broken promises, any process that fails to win the confidence of survivors, including from the Tamil minority, is doomed to fail and may set back the common cause of reconciliation.

  5. Michael Li:

    They're doing to the suburbs now what they used to do to Austin or big cities. That tells you where Texas Republicans are -- that Texas Republicans really need to use the rural areas to neutralize the suburbs, in a lot of ways, it's a replay of the battles that have been going on for the last couple of decades, since Texas Republicans gained control of redistricting. The one variant is White voters in the suburbs.

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