Play off - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈpleɪ ˈɒf|  American pronunciation of the word play off
Brit.  |ˈpleɪɒf|  British pronunciation of the word play off

verb

- set into opposition or rivalry (syn: match, oppose, pit)

Examples

The two equal winners had to play off an additional game.

The top two teams will play off at Twickenham for the county title.

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