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A common misphrasing of play it by ear
Meaning:
-to figure it out as the situation presents itself
-to improvise with plans as needed
-What are you going to do on your date tonight?
-I don't know. I'll just play it by year.
-Don't you mean "by ear"?
by Gina Mason March 19, 2007
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Same meaning as "play it by ear"; to deal with something as it develops rather than planning on how to act. Use it in speech and no one will know you are saying "year" rather than "by ear". Watch as chaos ensues.
Alex: Hey let's just play it by year.
Leah: Yeah.
by NoItsByYear February 13, 2017
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