playbill

[ pley-bil ]
/ ˈpleɪˌbɪl /

noun

a program or announcement of a play.

Nearby words

  1. playable,
  2. playact,
  3. playacting,
  4. playback,
  5. playback head,
  6. playbook,
  7. playboy,
  8. playboy of the western world, the,
  9. playbroker,
  10. playclothes

Origin of playbill

First recorded in 1665–75; play + bill1

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British Dictionary definitions for playbill

playbill

/ (ˈpleɪˌbɪl) /

noun

a poster or bill advertising a play
the programme of a play
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