|begin something, begin to play||strike up|
|(British Slang) criminal, prisoner, ex-convict; prison time, decide the order of play, fall behind compared with others, fail to keep up with the established pace, straggle; develop slowly; linger, tarry; slacken, flag, weaken; imprison (British Slang)...||lag|
|(British spelling variant for musicalize) adapt a book or play to a musical||musicalise|
|(Greek Mythology) Cypriot king who fell in love with the statue he had carved of a woman (who later was brought to life by Aphrodite); play written by George Bernard Shaw (1912), Cypriot king who sculpted Galatea||Pygmalion|
|(in filmmaking) board or several boards on which the order of the scenes of the film or play are written, sketches outlining plot||storyboard|
|(Sports) player who can play well in two different positions (esp. as a forward and guard in basketball), player capable of performing different positions||swingman|
|,(north england) brat, arrest somebody, be in a particular state, become, begin something, bring something, catch an illness, cause something to be done, conceive somebody, difficult tennis return, forms passives, gain access to somebody, have an idea,...||get|
|7 1/2 minute playing period in a polo (Sports), chukka, period of play in polo||chukker|
|a play made in football, along, at or to lower level, away from present location, away from university, cause to come down, knock down, shoot down; defeat; overthrow; descend; drink, swallow (Slang), chosen or arranged, covering of soft hairs, declare ...||down|
|abilities of a sportsman; conduct of a sportsman (such as fair play, good manners, grace in losing, etc.), fair conduct, taking part in sports||sportsmanship|
|absorb something, accept, begin doing something again, begin doing something regularly, lift somebody or something, pay off, shorten garment, use something wastefully||take up|
|absurd situation, comic play, forcemeat, satirical comedy; something ridiculous, absurdity; mockery, style of comic drama||farce|
|accessible to a particular group, alert, allowing access to the inside, apart or wide, available to all registered voters, available to do business, available without limitations, be ready for new ideas, become accessible to the public, begin showing t...||open|
|achieve sexual maturity, acquire feature, habit, or illness, arise and increase, become clear, bring piece into play, build structures, improve; mature, grow, change and grow, enlarge on, present or be revealed in stages, turn film into negatives or pr...||develop|
|acolyte, assistant at Mass, file server, food utensil, person or thing that serves; player who puts the ball into play (Sports); serving utensils (such as a spatula); waiter; computer which manages network resources and provides services to client comp...||server|
|act a part in a play, act in a particular manner, act in jest, action during a game, action or move in a game, assign or have a position on field, compete against, direct light or water, dramatic composition or production, dramatic performance; game; e...||play|
|act a role poorly, act with too much restraint; underplay, play down effectively||underact|
|act a role subtly, do subtly, play a lower card, play a role in a subdued manner, act out a part sketchily; underemphasize||underplay|
|act in a play, behave insincerely, pretend to be acting||play-act|
|act in a play, celebrate in disguise, chrysanthemum, keep quiet, mom, Mom, Mother (British); silence, quietness; chrysanthemum (Informal), silent, strong beer||mum|
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