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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Any action, carried out onstage during a performance, apart from the main action

Usage examples (37)
  • 'What's up?' said George, seeing all this by-play.
  • He spoke directly to Balavere without formal by-play.
  • Canton seemed an unrelated place, a kind of a by-play.
  • After this odd bit of by-play, he began his narrative: for more
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