Phrasal Verb 'Play out'

We have 4 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Play out'.

Play out

Progress, often till it finishes

Example: Let's see how things PLAY OUT.

Play out

Pretend that something is real and reduce its effect

Example: Computer games allow people to PLAY OUT their violent urges.

Play out

Play something to the end

Example: Rain stopped them PLAYING the game OUT.

Play out

Unwind (e.g., fishing line)

Example: When he hooked the swordfish, his line rapidly PLAYED OUT.