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Engelsk navneord: power play

1. power play (om handling) an aggressive attempt to compel acquiescence by the concentration or manipulation of power


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe laughed at this sexual power play and walked away.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)squeeze, squeeze play


Mindre specifikke termerattempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, try

2. power play (om handling) a play in which there is a concentration of players in one location on the field of play


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey used a power play to return the kickoff.


Mindre specifikke termerfootball play


Overordnet emneområdeAmerican football, American football game

3. power play (om handling) (ice hockey) a play in which one team has a numerical advantage over the other as a result of penalties


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe team was unable to capitalize on the power play.


Mindre specifikke termerplay


Overordnet emneområdehockey, hockey game, ice hockey









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