play out

Definitions of play out
  1. verb
    play to a finish
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    type of:
    play
    participate in games or sport
  2. verb
    perform or be performed to the end
    “How will the election drama be played out?”
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    type of:
    perform
    give a performance (of something)
  3. verb
    deplete
    “We quickly played out our strength”
    synonyms: exhaust, run down, sap, tire
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    type of:
    consume, deplete, eat, eat up, exhaust, run through, use up, wipe out
    use up (resources or materials)
  4. verb
    become spent or exhausted
    “The champion's strength played out fast”
    Synonyms:
    exhaust, run down, sap, tire
    deplete
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    type of:
    change
    undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature
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