replay Meaning, definition in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "replay" - English Dictionary

See all translations

replayverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌriːˈpleɪ/

replay verb [T] (COMPETITION)

to play a game again, especially a football game, because neither team won the first time

replay verb [T] (RECORDING)

to play something again, especially music or video recorded already: The police replayed the video of the robbery in court.

replaynoun [C]

uk   /ˈriː.pleɪ/

replay noun [C] (COMPETITION)

a game, especially a football game, that is played again because neither side won the first time : The semifinal replay will be on Saturday.

replay noun [C] (RECORDING)

a part of a game or sporting event that is recorded on video and is shown again, especially to examine what happened more closely: a slow-motion replay
(Definition of replay from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of replay?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “replay” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
field event

a sports event in which athletes take part one after the other rather than racing or competing together

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More