pronunciation: IPA: pleɪ /pleɪ/ , SAMPA: /pleI/        

Translations into Afrikaans:

  • speel   
    To start or continue the execution of a digital media file.
  • pret   
  • aanbied   
  • bedien   
  • bedryf   
  • bedrywe   
  • begaan   
  • begiftig   
  • doen   
  • maak   
  • pleeg   
  • uitdruk   
  • vervaardig   
  • voorstel   

Other meanings:

To act in a manner such that one has fun; to engage in playful activities expressly for the purpose of recreation.
theatrical performance
literary composition
playful activity
act in a manner such that one has fun
deal (a blow)
(intransitive) To perform in a sport.
To use a device to watch or listen to the indicated recording.
(countable) A literary composition, intended to be represented by actors impersonating the characters and speaking the dialogue.
participate in (a sport or game)
act (a part)
(intransitive) To produce music using a musical instrument.
major move by a business
play (a game)
(intransitive) To take part in amorous activity; to make love, fornicate; to have sex.
play (theatrical)
(copulative) Contrary to fact, to give an appearance of being.
(to) play
To perform a theatrical role.
(countable) A theatrical performance featuring actors.
(transitive, ergative) To produce music on the indicated musical instrument.
kyogen (farce played during a Noh cycle)
(uncountable, informal) Sexual role-playing.
(transitive, ergative) To use a device to watch or listen to the indicated recording.
act in a performance
individual's performance in a sport
produce music using a musical instrument (intransitive sense, not affecting a noun)
(countable) ( turn-based games ) An action carried out when it is one's turn to play.
play (an instrument)
(transitive, ergative) To produce music, the indicated song or style, with a musical instrument.
(uncountable) Activity for amusement only, especially among the young.
geological formation
use a device to hear (a recording)
(countable) A geological formation that contains an accumulation or prospect of hydrocarbons or other resources.
To take part in a sport's match.
To contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle.
To use a musical instrument, obtaining sounds from it.
play (musical instrument)
(transitive) To act as the indicated role, especially in a performance.
(transitive) To participate in the game indicated.
(countable) An individual's performance in a sport or game.
make a visit (esp. for pleasure)
The conduct, or course of a game.
produce music using a musical instrument (transitive sense), affecting a noun
(uncountable) The extent to which a part of a mechanism can move freely.
(intransitive) To act in a manner such that one has fun; to engage in activities expressly for the purpose of recreation.
area of free movement for a part of a mechanism
play (margin between on and off, gap before pressing button or lever has an effect)
deal with a situation in a diplomatic manner
(countable) A major move by a business.
action carried out when it is one's turn to play
To engage in a sport as a professional or amateur.
play (piano, guitar)
be amused (with something)
(Should we delete <sup>(+)</sup> this sense?) (countable) A button that, when pressed, causes media to be played.

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Similar phrases in dictionary English Afrikaans. (2)

Now PlayingSpeel nou
playing cardspeelkaart

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Example sentences with "play", translation memory

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Ends a currently played game. No winner will be declaredStaak ' n huidiglik gespeel speletjie. Nee wenner sal wees aangekondig
Stop playing CD on exitStop speel op beïendig
Check this option if you want to use a customized bell, playing a sound file. If you do this, you will probably want to turn off the system bell. Please note that on slow machines this may cause a " lag " between the event causing the bell and the sound being playedBevestig hierdie opsie as jy wil hÃa na gebruik ' n doelgemaakte klok, speel ' n klank lÃaer. as jy doen hierdie, jy sal waarskynlik wil hÃa na skakel af die stelsel klok. Asseblief nota wat op stadige masjiene hierdie dalk mag veroorsaak ' n " vertraging " tussen die gebeurtenis veroorsaak dat die klok en die klank te wees gespeel
Queue URLs after the currently playing trackPlaas URLs in die wagtou na die snit wat tans speel
Black should be played by remote playerRooi moet wees gespeel deur afgeleë
Modern Konqi-play the family carddeck\ Design: Laura Layland\Blou BallonComment
Your account has been created. Your new login is %‧. To fully activate this account, the connection will now be closed-once reconnected, you can start playing backgammon on FIBSJou rekening het al geskep. Jou nuwe aanteken is % ‧. Na volledig aktiveer hierdie rekening, I sal nou maak toe die verbinding. As eers jy herkoppel, jy kan begin speel backgammon op Fibs
On this great day, let me also acknowledge the role played by the late Ms Helen SuzmanOp hierdie groot dag wil ek ook die rol van wyle me Helen Suzman uitlig
Choose Course to PlayKies Natuurlik na Speel
Play OptionsSpeel Opsies
In this regard, we are heartened by the resolve shown by leaders of the business and religious communities further to strengthen such partnerships on the ground, and to give of their time and resources to strengthen the fight against crime. Government will play its part to ensure that these partnerships actually work, and that we all act together to discharge the responsibility to protect our citizensIn hierdie verband is ons bemoedig deur leiers in die sake-en godsdienstige gemeenskappe se vasbeslotenheid om sodanige vennootskappe op voetsoolvlak te verstewig, en om van hulle tyd en hulpbronne af te staan om meer slaankrag aan die geveg teen misdaad te verleen. Die Regering sal sy deel doen om te sorg dat hierdie vennootskappe inderdaad werk, en dat ons almal saam sal optree in die nakoming van die verantwoordelikheid om ons burgers te beskerm
Games playedSpeletjie Tipe
%‧ (experience %‧, rating %‧) wants to play a %‧ point match with you. If you want to play, use the corresponding menu entry to join (or type 'join %‧ '% ‧ (ervaring % ‧, rangorde % ‧) wil hÃa na speel ' n % ‧ punt ooreenstem met jy. As jy wil hÃa na speel, gebruik die ooreenstemmend kieslys inskrywing na aansluit by (of tipe ' aansluit by % ‧ '
Automatically scroll the playlist to make the currently playing song visibleRol die speellys outomaties sodat die huidige lied sigbaar is
Sound to playKlank na speel
Whether played songs are submitted to AudioscrobblerWord gespeelde liedjies ingedien by AudioscrobblerUsername for audioscrobbler login
Last playedLaas gespeel' Length ' (track length) playlist column name and token for playlist layouts
Play automaticallySpeel automaties
System Bell Here you can customize the sound of the standard system bell, i. e. the " beep " you always hear when there is something wrong. Note that you can further customize this sound using the " Accessibility " control module; for example, you can choose a sound file to be played instead of the standard bellStelsel Klok Hier kan u die klank van die standaard stelsel klok aanpas, byvoorbeeld die" roep " wat u altyd hoor as iets verkeerd is. Neem kennis dat u verder hierdieklank kan aanpas deur gebruik van " Toeganklikhede" kontrol module; u kan voorbeeld' n klank lêer kies om te speel in plaas van die standaard klok
Changing who plays playerVerandering wie speel speler
Append and PlayAanlas en Speel
Last PlayedLaas Gespeel
Play & automaticallySpeel automaties
Resume playback of last played track on startupHervat die laas gespeelde snit wanneer die program loods
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