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noun as in person participating in sport

noun as in person who acts in performance

noun as in person who produces music

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In every turn of the game, both players flip over and reveal the top card of their deck.

His players considered boycotting a playoff game in 2014 after audio tapes featuring former owner Donald Sterling were revealed.

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Breanna Stewart has been, by a pretty clear measure, the most valuable player in the league as a whole so far.

If players have gotten sick of one another, expect it to only get worse in the coming weeks.

In the first, a player takes actions, such as moving animals to let them mate or obtaining money.

Dora is seen getting dressed as a mermaid by a cursor being manned by some omniscient game player.

By setting no goals, the player must find their own purpose.

And that gets to the heart of what makes the game so incredible: By staying silent, it turns the player into the game master.

When he is awarded Player of the Match while competing for India in England, he is given champagne at the ceremony.

His accuser was smeared and demeaned, and a star football player was allowed to keep on playing.

The player to his right holds eight, the player to his left has only six—the right side wins, the left side loses.

The croupier pushes the seven hundred and forty pounds of the unlucky player a foot nearer to the bank.

But "the cards never forgive," and as a rule Dame Fortune is relentless to the reckless player.

However, I have felt some comfort in knowing that it is not Liszt's genius alone that makes him such a player.

In the conservatory he seemed to be a very passionate player; but, somehow, in public that was not the case.

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On this page you'll find 83 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to player, such as: athlete, competitor, member, opponent, participant, and pro.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.