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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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of great passion and, who's hung for a while, she's got that playfulness Bradley "Sometimes he gets them into deep water, and nearly kills himself and everybody else with him, so he's not the Lone Ranger, he's not perfect.
While the book is not specific to early childhood education, it can certainly inform understandings about the role of play and playfulness, especially with regard to the environments and contexts of play and the role of toys, games, and computers in children's play.
These among others are sure to bring some extra playfulness to this Halloween's celebration.
Individual playfulness and personal innovativeness are the key personality traits in information technology adoption (Oh et al.
The book is a huge collection of tools and ideas in support of play, and to help us regain our trust in playfulness and in the games we share with others.
In the same vein, playfulness in a male may signal to females that he is non aggressive and less likely to harm them or their offspring.
Feeney's approach is not a middling examination of Hopkins' writings; he surveys the whole Hopkins canon--poems, journals, letters, and sermons in quest of finding his verbal playfulness.
1 : concern about something that might happen : anxiety <There was no playfulness .
Do not talk about the funny way he likes his peppermints served, his preference for the music of Herman's Hermits, or his arm-biting habit that's really a sort of playfulness.
The designer's premise for the space is clean and clearly reflects the modernity of Ong's creativity and the playfulness of his subject matter--a melange of modern materials and sublime colors.
Credit the quintet's attention to detail: Mouth harp and banjo offset the caustic lyrics of "I Can't Decide" ("If lies were cats / You'd be a litter") with Appalachian playfulness, while kooky keyboard arpeggios ripple through the funky "Ooh.
Yet beyond the playfulness, posturing and greenery, there is clearly a very serious mind at work, preoccupied with creating architecture that has a clear social, economic and environmental agenda.