Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / played on
FEEDBACK

played on

See definition of played on on Dictionary.com
  • as inmove
  • as intravesty
  • as inuse
  • as inexploit

synonyms for played on

  • bring
  • carry
  • convert
  • drive
  • lead
  • operate
  • propel
  • push
  • shift
  • start
  • turn
  • activate
  • actuate
  • advocate
  • affect
  • agitate
  • budge
  • cause
  • excite
  • impel
  • impress
  • incite
  • induce
  • inspire
  • inspirit
  • instigate
  • introduce
  • persuade
  • prompt
  • propose
  • quicken
  • recommend
  • rouse
  • shove
  • stimulate
  • stir
  • strike
  • submit
  • suggest
  • sway
  • touch
  • urge
  • bring up
  • draw up
  • get going
  • give rise to
  • play on
  • prevail upon
  • put forward
  • tug at
  • work on
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for played on

MOST RELEVANT
  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • hold
  • keep
  • lose
  • remain
  • repress
  • stop
  • calm
  • delay
  • dull
  • halt
  • hinder
  • leave alone
  • lull
  • oppose
  • prevent
  • quiet
  • slow
  • suppress
  • tranquilize
  • dishearten
  • fix
  • pause
  • stay
  • flatter
  • praise
  • tell the truth
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
A Cooking Terms Quiz That's A Flash In The Pan!
START THE QUIZ

How to use played on in a sentence

I called it a spinet, because it somewhat resembled that instrument, and was played upon in the same manner.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
And then several hours at Liszt's, where one succession of concertos, fantasias, and all sorts of tremendous things are played.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Jean clung to his English nurse, who played the fascinating game of pretending to eat his hand.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Haggard merely played for the excitement, and Spunyarn because it was a lesser bore to play than to look on.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Though the amount played for is serious, a good deal of rather bald conversation and chaff goes on.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Some were inquisitive enough to ask, Has a treaty been signed or a trick been played upon the rebels?
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
We always lay our notes on the table, and he takes them, looks them over, and calls out what he'll have played.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Three more coups are played, each of which the banker, that is to say Haggard, wins.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Father, mother, sister, and brother all played and worked together with rare combination of sympathetic gifts.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
He does well to be proud of his men and of the way they played up to-day when he called upon them to press back the enemy.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor