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playing field Line breaks: play|ing field
Pronunciation: /ˈpleɪɪŋ fɪəld/

Definition of playing field in English:


A field used for outdoor team games.
Example sentences
  • The sports centre subsidises things like playing fields and football fields.
  • This racing season kicks off with a slate of technical amendments aimed at leveling the playing field for all teams.
  • A small car parking area on a Rayleigh playing field could be closed by the town council because of its poor condition.


a level playing field
see level.
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