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player

Pronunciation: /ˈpleɪər; ˈpleɪə(r)/

Translation of player in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1 [Games/Juegos] [Sport/Deporte] jugador, (masculine, feminine) he's a keen tennis player le gusta mucho jugar tenis or (Spain/España) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) al tenis
    Example sentences
    • Baseball is a sport and players need to decide whether they play the game for the love of the game or for economics.
    • The class is designed to accommodate all athletes and sports players at suitable indoor training.
    • Skiba says that many football players now sport a garment called compression shorts.
  • 2 2.1 [Music/Música] músico (masculine and feminine), músico, (masculine, feminine), instrumentista (masculine and feminine) she's a really good guitar-player es muy buena guitarrista 2.2 (actor) [arch or formal] actor, (masculine, feminine) traveling players cómicos (masculine plural) de la legua
    Example sentences
    • There are two basic types of male film actor - leading men and character players.
    • Let's call them chefs or actors, or players or whatever and leave them off the pedestal.
    • The acting in this film is fine across the board, from lead actors to bit players.
    Example sentences
    • In addition, a cassette or compact disc player may be placed within reach for listening to music or audio books.
    • But you do get a lot of extra brightly coloured cassette tape players that eat batteries and break really easily.
    • Songs can then be copied to iPod players or burned onto compact disc.

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