play·er noun \ˈplā-ər\
: a person who plays a sport or game
: a person who performs music usually on a particular instrument
: a machine that causes recorded sounds or pictures to be heard or seen
: one that plays: as
a : a person who plays a game
b : musician
c : actor
d : a device that reproduces recorded material (as video images or music) from a usually specified medium <a CD player>
e : one actively involved especially in a competitive field or process : participant <a key player in politics>
Examples of PLAYER
- She's one of the team's best players.
- The band's lead guitar player hurt his hand and couldn't play.
- Piano players are called pianists.
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