nonplaying

adjective
non·​play·​ing | \ ˌnän-ˈplā-iŋ How to pronounce nonplaying (audio) \

Definition of nonplaying

: not playing a nonplaying captain an athlete's nonplaying time

First Known Use of nonplaying

1860, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of nonplaying was in 1860

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