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play

1. n. a strategy; a plan of action. That was a bad play, Bill. We lost the account.
2. n. an attractive investment; a way to make some money in the securities markets. I just heard about a good play in the options market.

play

/act the fool
1. To act in an irresponsible or foolish manner.
2. To behave in a playful or comical manner.
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One of their favorite courses is the celebrated Pebble Beach golf course, which Woodard also played during a PGA tour.
In measures 36-43, an intimate duet between a soprano and a tenor voice could be played slightly slower than the surrounding more energetic passages (Example 12).
We've played a fair number of shows with the opposite of that audience, so it's a treat when we get a good show.
10) Al-Ani's popularity increased when he played the leading role in one of the first and most successful Iraqi movies, Sa'id Effendi (Mr.
In 1989 and 1990, I played in the Bob Hope Classic.
For example, can the contrabassoon part be played up an octave?
The substantive literary and political criticism occurs in chapters 3 through 6, in which Walker analyses the political circumstances surrounding performances of Heywood's Interludes for audiences of Henry VIII's court; Lindsay's Any Satyre of the Thrie Estaitis (which exists in two states: one performed before King James V and the later version before the regent, Mary of Guise); Udall's Respublica, performed during the Christmas festivities of Mary Tudor's first year as Queen; and Norton and Sackville's Gorboduc, played for Queen Elizabeth in December, 1561.
After that I always knew where the UGA tournaments were being played," says Brown, who eventually moved to Detroit to be closer to the action.
Chess isn't the only game being played by computers at or near the championship level.
He inspired the concept of 'one thumb' gaming to broaden the appeal of mobile games and played a significant role both in the launch of the 'I-play' consumer brand and in securing powerful new strategic publishing relationships.
Not entirely clear was whether the patron attending a production of one of William Shakespeare's greatest tragedies was referring to Iago, the satanic right hand played by Karl Kenzler, or to Jonathan Peck, whose gullible Moor of Venice -- Othello -- Iago brings down with such gleeful ease.
The respondents were proficient musicians who, on average, had played their instruments for thirty-six years and continued to play for seven hours per week.
He played at Tuskegee College and later won three National Negro Amateur Championships before dying of cancer in 1967.
Our first priority was to get a functional program that played a halfway decent game," Schaeffer says.