play for laughs


play for laughs
play for laughs — see play, 1
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Main Entry:laugh
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play for laughs (or play (something) for laughs)
: to act in a funny way that makes people laugh

She's fantastic in serious roles, but she also knows how to play for laughs.

Most performers would have taken a serious tone during the scene, but he decided to play it for laughs.

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Main Entry:play

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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