play

(redirected from playful)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to playful: playfully

Play

Informal for an investment or investment decision, especially one that becomes profitable.
Farlex Financial Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All Rights Reserved

play

1. An investment.
2. See direct play.
Wall Street Words: An A to Z Guide to Investment Terms for Today's Investor by David L. Scott. Copyright © 2003 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
CRUZ IN FOR A BRUISIN' Becks gives son a playful spanking as they enjoy Elton John's hospitality
To launch its summer Project Play campaign, Playful Childhoods took to the streets of Wrexham for a game of double dutch and Barry Island revellers reminisced by hopscotching their way to the beach.
If you would like to find out more about Playful Toddlers church, please contact the Church Office on 01509 236789 for further details.
"By making assessment playful, we can get closer to measuring the things we actually value," said Louisa Rosenheck, a research manager at MIT, to EdSurge.com.
"At a time when early childhood programs are pressured to add more didactic components and less playful learning, pediatricians can play an important role in emphasizing the role of a balanced curriculum that includes the importance of playful learning for the promotion of healthy child development," the authors write.
Interacting directly with the audience, Playful Tiger tells the story through the eyes of the child, creating opportunities for a response between audience and performers as the family embarks on a sensory journey with colour, dynamic movement and a compelling score that the audience can share.
"Initially, I think it is fair to say that some of the children thought it may be a bit babyish having a play project in a high school, but when they realised it's just a space for them to hang out and do whatever they want, then their playful dispositions have shone through.
From the author of Watership Down comes a charming and playful story which is brought to life by the equally charming and playful illustrations of the superb Alex T.
Summary: Acclaimed group is known for their lively and playful performances
It's playful, funny, it's it's evocative Atomega is an online first-person shooter with a colourful visual style.