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replay

play
verb re·play \(ˌ)rē-ˈplā\

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.

Circa 1635

First Known Use of replay

circa 1635


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replay

play
noun re·play \ˈrē-ˌplā\

Definition of replay

  1. 1a :  an act or instance of replayingb :  the playing of a tape (such 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




REPLAY Defined for English Language Learners

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replay

play
verb re·play \(ˌ)rē-ˈplā\

Definition of replay for English Language Learners

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

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


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replay

play
noun re·play \ˈrē-ˌplā\

Definition of replay for English Language Learners

  • : 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



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