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Play

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

1. An investment.
2. See direct play.
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Since her high school (The University Preparatory Academy in Seattle) didn't have a golf team, she played for Roosevelt High School.
The substantive literary and political criticism occurs in chapters 3 through 6, in which Walker analyses the political circumstances surrounding performances of Heywood's Interludes for audiences of Henry VIII's court; Lindsay's Any Satyre of the Thrie Estaitis (which exists in two states: one performed before King James V and the later version before the regent, Mary of Guise); Udall's Respublica, performed during the Christmas festivities of Mary Tudor's first year as Queen; and Norton and Sackville's Gorboduc, played for Queen Elizabeth in December, 1561.
Most of these youngsters have played for nearly a decade and yet cannot read nor coach nearby teammates.