role-playing

noun

Definition of role-playing

  1. :  an activity in which people do and say things while pretending to be someone else or while pretending to be in a particular situation

Word by Word Definitions

role-playplay role-playing
  1. :  to act out the role of

    :  to represent in action

    :  to play a role


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