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verb. (both inside and outside sports)
1. the act of executing maneuvers that establish an advantage or victory in any type of situation.
2. employing advanced and/or unpredicted moves and actions to achieve a goal or bypass obstacles.
"Their defense was pretty tight but we just kept making plays."

"This guy cut me off, but I'm so used to making plays I just cut across a couple lanes to an opening and flew by every one.

"Her friends were trying to cock block me, but I kept making plays and she went home with me."

"We owned that BP table cause we made plays on both defensive swats and calls."
by GMKash April 16, 2008

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