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playbook Syllabification: play·book
Pronunciation: /ˈplāˌbo͝ok/

Definition of playbook in English:


North American
A book containing a sports team’s strategies and plays, especially in football.
Example sentences
  • Her most critical lessons learned were about strategy and studying players as well as the team playbook.
  • Rookie quarterbacks deal with offensive playbooks that dwarf the ones they studied in college.
  • The ability to completely design a custom playbook for a team has opened up coaching options.

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