play

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Play

Informal for an investment or investment decision, especially one that becomes profitable.

play

1. An investment.
2. See direct play.
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The East Los Angeles councilman lorded over the budget negotiations, used a heavy hand to slide multimillion-dollar projects to his cronies, and played fast and loose with the laws that govern our city.
We also hear that Finstad contends in ``Child Bride'' that Priscilla played fast and loose with the facts in her ``Elvis and Me'' autobiography of 1985.