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Definition of role-play verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

role-play

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verb
BrE BrE//ˈrəʊl pleɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈroʊl pleɪ//
 
[intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they role-play
BrE BrE//ˈrəʊl pleɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈroʊl pleɪ//
 
he / she / it role-plays
BrE BrE//ˈrəʊl pleɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈroʊl pleɪz//
 
past simple role-played
BrE BrE//ˈrəʊl pleɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈroʊl pleɪd//
 
past participle role-played
BrE BrE//ˈrəʊl pleɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈroʊl pleɪd//
 
-ing form role-playing
BrE BrE//ˈrəʊl pleɪɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈroʊl pleɪɪŋ//
 
 
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to behave in the way somebody else would behave in a particular situation as part of a learning activity The children sang songs in French and role-played with puppets. role-play something/doing something The team role-played working as a company.

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