Definition of playing field noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

playing field

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  • a large area of grass, usually with lines marked on it, where people play sports and games the school playing fields
  • Idioms
    a level playing field
     
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    a situation in which everyone has the same opportunities
    level the playing field
     
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    to create a situation where everyone has the same opportunities
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: playing field