Definition of at play
1 : in the act of playing the sounds of children at play
2 : being something that helps produce or influence a result Several issues are at play in determining the price of gasoline.
Word by Word Definitions
: game, sport
: the conduct, course, or action of a game
: to engage in sport or recreation : frolic
: to have sexual relations
: to move aimlessly about : trifle
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