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

Translations into Afrikaans:

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

Other meanings:

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

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Similar phrases in dictionary English Afrikaans. (2)

Now Playing
Speel nou
playing card

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Example sentences with "play", translation memory

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en Aborts a currently played game. No winner will be declared
af Staak ' n huidiglik gespeel speletjie. Nee wenner sal wees aangekondig
en Play a new sound
af Deens klanke
en %‧ (experience %‧, rating %‧) wants to resume a saved match with you. If you want to play, use the corresponding menu entry to join (or type 'join %‧ '
af % ‧ (ervaring % ‧, rangorde % ‧) wil hÃa na voortgaan ' n gestoor ooreenstem met jy. As jy wil hÃa na speel, gebruik die ooreenstemmend kieslys inskrywing na aansluit by (of tipe ' aansluit by % ‧ '
en Among the greatest achievements of the peoples of Africa in the past two-and-half years has been the restoration of peace in the Great Lakes Region. We are proud, as South Africans, of the role that our people have played in helping to bring this about – from the young men and women in our National Defence Force to employees of public and private institutions who gave of their time to ensure that the African dream finds practical realisation in the homeland of Patrice Lumumba
af Die herstel van vrede, oor die afgelope twee-en- ́n-half jaar, in die Groot Mere-gebied is een van die belangrikste prestasies van die mense van Afrika. As Suid-Afrikaners is ons trots op die rol wat ons mense gespeel het om dit te help bewerkstellig-van die jong manne en vroue in ons nasionale weermag tot die werknemers van openbare en privaat instansies wat tyd afgestaan het om te sorg dat die Afrika-droom in Patrice Lumumba se tuisland bewaarheid word
en war. Now we can play golf together
af gholf speel. Die enigste rede waarom dit
en 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 FIBS
af Jou 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
en Black should be played by remote
af Rooi moet wees gespeel deur afgeleë
en 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 bell
af Stelsel 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 lÃaer kies om te speel in plaas van die standaard klok
en Last Played
af Laas gespeel: When this track was last played
en Yesterday I did not play tennis.
af Gister het ek nie tennis gespeel nie.
en We all have a role to play
af Ons het almal 'n rol om te speel
en Whether player ‧ is played by the computer
af Speler % ‧ is nou gespeel deur die rekenaar
en Changing who plays player
af Verandering wie speel speler
en Javascript version current track playing
af ' n Eenvoudige digitale horlosieName
en & Eject CD when finished playing
af Uitskiet Cd wanneer klaar gemaak speel
en Amarok currently cannot play MP‧ files. Do you want to install support for MP‧?
af Amarok is nie tans in staat om MP‧ lÃaers te speel nie. Wil jy ondersteuning vir MP‧ installeer?
en 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 played
af Bevestig 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
en Play a sound on automatic level change
af Klank op automaties vlak verander
en Play a sound when the level automatically changes
af Klank op automaties vlak verander
en First Played
af Plaaslike debuut: When this track was first played
en Games played
af Speletjie Tipe
en South Africa continues to play a leading role in continental efforts to strengthen the African Union and its organs, and to work for unity
af Suid-Afrika gaan voort om 'n toonaangewende rol te speel in kontinentale pogings om die Afrika Unie en sy organe te versterk en na eenheid te streef
en Play Audio CD with KsCD
af Herstel Menger InstellingsGenericName
en Choose Course to Play
af Kies Natuurlik na Speel
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