play itself out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “play itself out” in the English Dictionary

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play itself out

phrasal verb with play uk   us   /pleɪ/ verb
If a ​situationplays itself out, it ​develops until nothing more can ​happen, and it is no ​longer very ​important: We were ​forced to ​stand back and ​let the ​crisisplay itself out.
(Definition of play itself out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “play itself out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 耗尽, 逐渐式微, 逐渐减弱…
in Chinese (Traditional) 耗盡, 逐漸式微, 逐漸減弱…
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