Crossword clues for player
- Actor - musician
- Team member
- One in the game
- Game participant
- Actor — musician
- Sports participant
- Sports competitor
- Pickup artist
- Gary of the P.G.A
- South African golfer, Gary
- Significant participant
- Roster member
- Professional musician — team sportsperson
- Participant, so to speak
- Participant of a sort
- Participant in a game
- P.G.A. winner: 1962
- One in a troupe
- Musician at work
- Musician (Casanova, perhaps)
- Musician — sportsperson
- Longtime Palmer foe
- Goalie or quarterback
- Game one?
- Game competitor
- Football or baseball follower
- Dishonestly smooth operator
- Diamond or gridiron figure
- Actor — footballer?
- Cast member
- Kind of piano
- Ladies' man
- One side of a 69-Across showdown
- A person who participates in or is skilled at some game
- A theatrical performer
- Casino patron
- A 1965 U.S. Open winner
- P.G.A. winner: 1962 (6)
- Golfer Gary
- Troupe member
- Links star Gary
- Gary of golf
- Gary of the P.G.A.
- Golf pro true to his name
- Musician - sportsperson
- One taking piano course?
- One taking part in a game
- Active sportsperson
- Sportsperson; actor
- Sportsperson first in park, exercising early
- Sports team member
- Soft bed for an actor
- An entertaining amateur actor
- Actor - footballer?
- Ladies’ man
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Player \Play"er\, n.
One who plays, or amuses himself; one without serious aims; an idler; a trifler.
One who plays any game.
A dramatic actor.
One who plays on an instrument of music. ``A cunning player on a harp.''
--1 Sam. xvi. 16.
A gamester; a gambler.
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Old English plegere, agent noun from play (v.). Stage sense is from mid-15c. As a pimp's word for himself (also playa), attested from 1974. Player-piano attested from 1901.
n. 1 One that plays 2 # One who plays any game or sport. 3 # (context theater English) An actor in a dramatic play. 4 # (context music English) One who plays on a musical instrument. 5 # (context gaming video games English) A gamer; a gamester. 6 # (context gambling English) A gambler. 7 # (context historical English) A mechanism that actuates a player piano or other automatic musical instrument. 8 # (context electronics English) An electronic device or software application that plays audio and/or video media, such as CD player. 9 One who is playful; one without serious aims; an idler; a trifler. 10 A significant participant.
n. a person who participates in or is skilled at some game [syn: participant]
an important participant (as in a business deal); "he was a major player in setting up the corporation"
Player may refer to:
- Player (dating), a man or woman who has romantic affairs or sexual relations or both with other women or men but will not marry or commit to any one relationship
Player (game), a participant in a game
- Player character, a character in a video game or role playing game who is controlled or controllable by a player
- Player-coach, in sports, is a member of a sports team who simultaneously holds both playing and coaching duties
- Football player
- Player (political), a participant in politics who has or is perceived to have influence or power
Player may also refer to:
Normally, there are at least two players in a game, but one-player games exist and are collectively known as solitary games (such as the Solitaire card game and many video games).
"To become a player, one must voluntarily accept the rules and constraints of a game."
Player is an American rock band that made their mark during the late 1970s. The group scored several US Hot 100 hits, three of which went into the Top 40; two of those single releases went Top 10, including the No. 1 hit " Baby Come Back", written by group members Peter Beckett and J.C. Crowley.
Player is the second album by French pop/ R&B singer M. Pokora which was released on January 26, 2006 in France. The album debuted at #1 on the French charts in the first week.
A political player is a participant in politics who has or is perceived to have influence or power, although usually on a smaller level than a global power elite. The phrase may refer to an individual who is a candidate or elected or appointed official, but more commonly refers to someone who is not in office but still wields power or influence, such as a lobbyist, a fundraiser or contributor, a whistleblower, a political consultant, a labor union or labor leader, a corporation, or even an entire industry. More recently, with the rise of the Internet, web-based groups such as Moveon.org and online organizations, like ActBlue, have become political players as well.
Player is the eponymous debut album from Los Angeles, California-based rock band Player.
Player (stylised PLAYER) is the eleventh studio album by the Japanese electronica band Capsule, released on March 3, 2010. The album debuted at the 3rd and 4th position in the Oricon daily and weekly charts respectively, selling 27,549 copies in its first week of release, setting a new high rank for the group. The album sold a total of 47,853 copies and stayed in the charts for ten weeks. Player is Capsule's second highest-selling album in their career, after More! More! More!.
"Player" is a song recorded by American singer Tinashe for her upcoming second studio album, Joyride (2016). It features guest vocals by American singer Chris Brown. The song was released by RCA Records as the album's lead single on October 2, 2015. "Player" was written by Tinashe, Myron Birdsong, Brown, its producers Lulou and Alexander Kronlund, and Chloe Angelides.
Usage examples of "player".
But Jonson gave dramatic value to the masque, especially in his invention of the antimasque, a comedy or farcical element of relief, entrusted to professional players or dancers.
An artsy sax player sporting a little silver goatee squeezed his eyes shut in ecstasy, leaning into his spotlight serenade.
She had always regarded herself as a pretty fair player, but the Autocrat was head and shoulders above her.
Behind him a hundred or more players in line slowly marched toward the slab of rubber which marked the batting position.
Every afternoon for a week the coach put these players through batting and sliding practice, then ordered them out to run around the track.
Games of battledore and shuttlecock with Torquil were more a penance than a pleasure, for not only was he an indifferent player but an extremely bad-tempered one as well, frequently hurling his battledore from him in disgust, tearing the feathers from the shuttlecock, or walking off the court in a fury.
One of the belote players remembered that the last time he came in was on Monday.
Like any Belter, he looks much like an undermuscled basketball player.
Forest City Club of Cleveland, Ohio, and who at that time enjoyed a wide reputation as a billiardist as well as a ball player.
At this moment Blotto, with the air of a strolling player, ambled into the room.
She looked inside one of the pockets and found a small softbook and music player with headset, a sleeping mask, and earplugs, all marked with Bootstrap logos.
As she sampled them, Cressy saw that a group of bouzouki players had arrived and were tuning their in struments.
She bowed, hugged me and left a sweaty imprint I could smell all night, then passed the money back to her drummers and bouzouki player.
The right-hand side of the drawing illustrates the foundation outline, the left-hand side a frontal view as if seen from a tall oak, though Brill stands in the middle of a depression between the hills, empty except for the sorcerer and his players, and the heaps of stone on the south side.
The ninth glass found Anna in the dome building, standing beside Brill as she watched the players tune their instruments.