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Pronunciation:  'pley`grawnd

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  yard consisting of an outdoor area for children's play
  2. [n]  an area where many people go for recreation

PLAYGROUND is a 10 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: holiday resort, resort, vacation spot
 See Also: area, country, curtilage, dude ranch, grounds, seesaw, ski resort, slide, spa, swing, teeterboard, teeter-totter, Waikiki, watering hole, watering place, yard



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Play"ground`\, n.
A piece of ground used for recreation; as, the playground of
a school.

Computing Dictionary

A visual language for children, developed for Apple's Vivarium Project. OOPSLA 89 or 90?

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are on a playground indicates your desires to escape from your daily responsibilities. Consider also objects in the playground as expressing or your need to express some aspect of yourself. Perhaps you need to be more carefree or have some fun getting to know some of your talents and abilities that you have long ignored or disregarded.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: archery ground, athletic field, badminton court, baseball field, basketball court, billiard parlor, bowling alley, bowling green, course, court, cricket ground, croquet ground, croquet lawn, diamond, fairway, field, football field, glaciarium, golf course, golf links, gridiron, gym, gymnasium, ice rink, infield, links, outfield, oval, playing field, playroom, polo ground, pool hall, poolroom, putting green, racecourse, racket court, rink, skating rink, soccer field, squash court, stretch, tennis court, track, turf