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replay

play
verb re·play \(ˌ)rē-ˈplā\

Simple Definition of replay

  • : to play (a game) again because there was no winner in a previous game

  • : to play (recorded images, sounds, etc.)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of replay

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to play again or over

Examples of replay in a sentence

  1. The tied game will be replayed on Saturday.

  2. The game's highlights were replayed on the evening news.

  3. The footage has been played and replayed on television.



1884

First Known Use of replay

1884


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replay

play
noun re·play \ˈrē-ˌplā\

Simple Definition of replay

  • : a game that is played again because there was no winner in a previous game

  • : a recording of something (such as an action in a sports event) that is being shown again

  • : an occurrence in which something happens or is done again

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of replay

  1. 1 a :  an act or instance of replaying b :  the playing of a tape (as a videotape)

  2. 2 :  repetition, reenactment <don't want a replay of our old mistakes>

Examples of replay in a sentence

  1. They scheduled the replay for Saturday.

  2. You could see the fumble on the replay.



1895

First Known Use of replay

1895



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