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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A type of game in which the participants take on the identity of fictional characters; Also: Taking on the identity of a character in order to practice or rehearse a situation.

Usage examples (30)
  • Verb (used with object) : Management trainees were given a chance to role-play labor negotiators. ,trainees role-playing management positions
  • Maybe it was part of the role-playing he was doing.
  • KING: Let's have a little role-playing, if you will.
  • GUPTA: The company holds role-playing tabletop exercises. for more
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