play at

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To pretend to be a different person while playing a game.
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So we played at being pirates for a while.

Submitted on July 07, 2010

Additional definitions for 'play at':

play atTo do something in a manner that lacks seriousness, commitment, or professionalism.
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How to pronounce this phrase?

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

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