interplay

play
noun in·ter·play \ˈin-tər-ˌplā\

Definition of interplay

  1. :  interaction <the interplay of opposing forces>

interplay

play \ˌin-tər-ˈ, ˈin-tər-ˌ\ intransitive verb

Examples of interplay in a sentence

  1. the interplay between the old and the new

  2. enjoys the interplay of three very different flavors

1862

First Known Use of interplay

1862


INTERPLAY Defined for English Language Learners

interplay

play
noun in·ter·play \ˈin-tər-ˌplā\

Definition of interplay for English Language Learners

  • : the ways in which two or more things, groups, etc., affect each other when they happen or exist together


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