playmaker

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

play +‎ maker

Noun[edit]

playmaker (plural playmakers)

  1. (dated) A playwright.
  2. (sports) A sportsman who leads attacks for his team and creates chances to score.
    • 2020 August 7, Jonathan Liew, “Phil Foden stars to offer Manchester City glimpse of multiple futures”, in The Guardian[1]:
      It’s one of Foden’s curiosities that, 74 games into his City career, we still don’t really know what his best position will be. He is played as a wing-back and a deep-lying playmaker for England age-group sides.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

playmaker m (plural playmaker)

  1. (basketball) point guard

Synonyms[edit]

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