playlet

[ pley-lit ]
/ ˈpleɪ lɪt /
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noun

a short play.

Nearby words

  1. playing card,
  2. playing cards,
  3. playing field,
  4. playing trick,
  5. playland,
  6. playlist,
  7. playmaker,
  8. playmate,
  9. playoff,
  10. playpen

Origin of playlet

First recorded in 1880–85; play + -let

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playlet

/ (ˈpleɪlɪt) /

noun

a short play
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