player Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun a person who participates in or is skilled at some game
noun someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
noun a theatrical performer
thespian; role player; histrion; actor.
noun a person who pursues a number of different social and sexual partners simultaneously
noun an important participant (as in a business deal)
- he was a major player in setting up the corporation
- One who plays, or amuses himself; one without serious aims; an idler; a trifler.
- One who plays any game.
- A dramatic actor.
- One who plays on an instrument of music. "A cunning player on a harp."
1 Sam. xvi. 16.
- A gamester; a gambler.
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