Meaning of “role play” in the English Dictionary

"role play" in Business English

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role playnoun [ C or U ]

uk us HR

pretending to be someone else, especially as part of learning a new skill:

Many of these training workshops involve role play.
noun [ U ]

Role-playing sessions teach recruits how to deal with certain situations.

(Definition of “role play” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)