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playbook

play
noun play·book \-ˌbu̇k\

Simple Definition of playbook

  • American football : a book that contains descriptions of the different offensive and defensive plays that are used by a team

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of playbook

  1. 1 :  one or more plays in book form

  2. 2 :  a notebook containing diagrammed football plays

  3. 3 :  a stock of usual tactics or methods <straight from his opponent's political playbook>

Examples of playbook in a sentence

  1. He studied the new plays in the team's playbook.



1535

First Known Use of playbook

1535

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