scope for freedom of e.g. action or thought; freedom from restriction
the angular distance between an imaginary line around a heavenly body parallel to its equator and the equator itself
an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
freedom from normal restraints in conduct; "the new freedom in movies and novels"; "allowed his children considerable latitude in how they spent their money"
a dramatic work intended for performance by actors on a stage; "he wrote several plays but only one was produced on Broadway"
put (a card or piece) into play during a game, or act strategically as if in a card game; "He is playing his cards close to his chest"; "The Democrats still have some cards to play before they will concede the electoral victory"
perform music on (a musical instrument); "He plays the flute"; "Can you play on this old recorder?"
a theatrical performance of a drama; "the play lasted two hours"
stake on the outcome of an issue; "I bet $100 on that new horse"; "She played all her money on the dark horse"
move or seem to move quickly, lightly, or irregularly; "The spotlights played on the politicians"
a weak and tremulous light; "the shimmer of colors on iridescent feathers"; "the play of light on the water"
make bets; "Play the races"; "play the casinos in Trouville"
cause to move or oper
live and take one's meals at or in; "she rooms in an old boarding house"
an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling; "the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"
the people who are present in a room; "the whole room was cheering"
space for movement; "room to pass"; "make way for"; "hardly enough elbow room to turn around"