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Definition of the noun replay

What does replay mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: replays

  1. something (especially a game) that is played again
  2. the immediate rebroadcast of some action (especially sports action) that has been recorded on videotape

Alternative definition of the noun replay


  1. the replaying of (something)

Definition of the verb replay

What does replay mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: replayed | replaying | replays

  1. reproduce (a recording) on a recorder
    • lexical domain: Creation - verbs of sewing, baking, painting, performing
    • synonym of replay: play back
    • more generic word: reproduce = make a copy or equivalent of
  2. play (a melody) again
    • example: They will replay the duet
    • lexical domain: Creation - verbs of sewing, baking, painting, performing
    • more generic words: play / spiel = replay
  3. repeat a game against the same opponent
    • example: Princeton replayed Harvard
    • lexical domain: Competition - verbs of fighting, athletic activities
    • more generic terms: encounter / meet / play / take on = contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle
  4. play again
    • examples: We replayed the game | replay a point
    • lexical domain: Competition - verbs of fighting, athletic activities
    • more generic word: play = participate in games or sport

Alternative definition of the verb replay


  1. [transitive] to play again
  2. to display a recording of a previous event, especially multiple times


Replay é uma griffe italiana de roupas.

  • also known as Riplej, Риплеј, リプレイ
  • nomination: - nominated to UK Festival Award for Best Brand Activation - "Bestival"
  • official website:


  1. "Replay" is a novel by Ken Grimwood first published by Arbor House in 1986. It won the 1988 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel.
    • also known as "Replay (Fantasy Masterworks)"
    • language: English Language
    • characters:
      • Jeff Winston
      • Pamela Phillips
    • genres: Science Fiction, Fantasy, Speculative fiction
    • subjects: Reincarnation, Time travel
    • copyright: 1987
    • released in (29 years ago)
    • award:
      • Arthur C. Clarke Award nomination for Ken Grimwood
      • Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel nomination for Ken Grimwood
      • World Fantasy Award for Best Novel, received by Ken Grimwood
  2. "Replay" a.k.a. "Replay CD": Replay is a children's novel by American writer Sharon Creech.


  1. "Replay": Nathalie and Louise are friends from childhood. While studying drama at University Louise becomes hopelessly obsessed with her friend. Jealous of the male friends she has she breaks up the friendship, followed by a suicide attempt. Later, Louise marries, but finds time to see the, by now quite accomplished actress, Nathalie. They fight through the years, La Repetition following them as their friendship comes together and breaks up frequently, while never actually reaching anything that can be called a climax.
  2. "Replay" a.k.a. "21 Eyes" is a 2003 film directed by Lee Bonner.


  1. "Replay": Noona Neomu Yeppeo is a 2008 single by SHINee.
    • also known as Noona Neomu Yeppeo
    • released on (6 years ago)
  2. "Replay" is a song by American recording artist Zendaya from her self-titled debut studio album, Zendaya. The song was released on July 16, 2013, as the lead single from the album through Hollywood Records after being premiered on July 12, 2013. The song was written by Zendaya in collaboration with Mick Schultz, Tiffany Fred and Paul Phamous while the songs production was handled by Mick Schultz. Musically, "Replay" is an electro-R&B song.
  3. "Replay" is the debut single from British Virgin Islands recording artist Iyaz. It is the first single released from his debut album of the same name, which was released on 8 June 2010.
  4. "Replay" is the debut studio album by British Virgin Islands R&B recording artist Iyaz, released in Ireland on 4 June 2010. The album was executively produced by Iyaz's label boss J.R. Rotem. It was originally to be titled My Life as a request by Iyaz but was retitled and postponed, in order not to compete with The Ready Set's debut album I'm Alive, I'm Dreaming, also released by Rotem. The album's lead single "Replay" was released on 11 August 2009. The album's second single "Solo" was released on 8 February 2010. "So Big" was released as the album's third single on 21 June 2010.
  5. "Replay" is the second studio album by Swedish girlband Play, released on 10 June 2003. It contains covers from British artists such as Billie Piper, Liberty X and Atomic Kitten. The first single off the album was "I Must Not Chase the Boys". The album peaked at #67 on the Billboard 200 chart.
  6. "Replay" is the third single released by Mr. Children on July 1, 1993.
  7. "Replay" is the sixth album by Crosby, Stills & Nash and their second retrospective, appearing in 1980 on the Atlantic Records label. It contains no material with Neil Young, but does from CSN solo projects.
  8. "Replay" a.k.a. "누난 너무 예뻐 (Replay)": Replay is a 2008 album by Shinee.
  9. "Replay" is album by American banjoist Alison Brown, released in 2002.
  10. "Replay" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  11. "Replay" is a 2013 album by Zendaya.
    • released on
  12. "Replay" is a musical album of RamRom.
    • released on
  13. "RePLAY" is a musical album of RMT.
    • released on (4 years ago)
  14. "Replay" is a musical single of Iyaz.
    • released on (4 years ago)
  15. "replay" is a musical album of Half-Life.
    • released on
  16. "Replay" is a musical single of Raffaella Carrà.
    • released on
  17. "Replay" is a musical album of Moran.
    • released on (6 years ago)
  18. "Replay" is a musical album of Return.
    • released in (24 years ago)
  19. "Replay" is a 1993 single by Mr. Children.
    • released on (22 years ago)
  20. "Replay" is a musical album of Bark Psychosis.
    • released in (11 years ago)
  21. "Replay" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  22. "Replay" is a musical album of The Outfield.
  23. "Replay" is a musical single of My Name.
    • released on
  24. "Replay" is a musical album of The Stand.
    • released on (12 years ago)


  1. REPLAY is a management system for audiovisual content developed at ETH Zurich.
  2. Replay is a Canadian sports talk show television series which aired on CBC Television from 1971 to 1974.
    • begun on and completed on (40 years ago)
    • country: Canada
  3. Replay is a TV program.

Phrases with Replay

Phrases starting with the word Replay:

  1. Replay value
  2. Replay attack

Phrases ending with the word Replay:

  1. action replay
  2. instant replay

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Replay

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Google previewCreative Thinking and Arts-Based Learning (2016)

by CTI Reviews

REPLAY is a management system for audiovisual content developed at ETH Zurich. REPLAY was developed as...

Application area The main focus of REPLAY is the quasi automated handling of large number of lecture recordings ( >150 per ...

Google previewReflecting on the Footprints of the Master (2016)

by Lobsang Sherab Kelvin

Sherab's inward replay is a form of reflection, but not reflection entirely.

Google previewECLAP 2012 Conference on Information Technologies for Performing Arts, Media Access and Entertainment (2012)

by Paolo Nesi

Abstract— Siobhan Davies RePlay is the UK's first digital dance archive, and one of the first in the world to bring together...

What is important to emphasize is that RePlay is a born digital archive; there was no pre-existing hard copy archive, ...

Google previewComputer Security , Principles and Practice (2016)

by CTI Reviews

REPLAY is a management system for audiovisual content developed at ETH Zurich.

Google previewFundamental Approaches to Software Engineering (2009)

12th International Conference, FASE 2009, Held as Part of the Joint European Conferences on Theory and Practice of Software, ETAPS 2009, York, UK, March 22-29, 2009, Proceedings by Marsha Chechik, Martin Wirsing

Replay is an important technique in program analysis, allowing to reproduce bugs, to track changes, and to repeat executions for better understanding of the results. Unfortunately, since re-executing a concurrent program does not necessarily ...

Google previewViolence Goes to the Internet (2009)

Avoiding the Snare of the Net by Evan M. Axelrod

Replay is the passive capture of digital data or physical medium and subsequent retransmission. • Masquerade is where one hostile electronic entry ...

Google previewBuilding Open Source Hardware (2014)

DIY Manufacturing for Hackers and Makers by Alicia Gibb

Replay is a selfdocumenting construction kit developed by the author as a way to explore automated ways to capture how a physical construction kit is assembled. 1 It consists of a set of angular pieces, each with a microcontroller and ...

Google previewThe Cabinet Lawyer (1863)

A Popular Digest of the Laws of England... by [J.W.].

A replay is an action to try the legality of the distress, and meanwhile recover back the goods distrained. As it is a remedy which may involve the tenant in an expensive and protracted lawsuit, it ought to be very cautiously attempted. If a person ...

Google previewECOOP 2014 -- Object-Oriented Programming (2014)

28th European Conference, Uppsala, Sweden, July 28--August 1, 2014, Proceedings by Richard Jones

Replay is a cost-effective search process that produces a deterministic schedule leading to the failure. The produced schedule is for a single core, to allow easy application of follow-up heavy-weight analysis (e.g. slicing [1]) to the failing ...

Google previewEleventh Hour Security+ (2009)

Exam SY0-201 Study Guide by Ido Dubrawsky

Replay is the capture of information, modification of the captured information, and retransmission of the modified information to the entity waiting to receive the communication. If clocks are not synchronized between the systems, the credentials ...

Google previewIdentity Management (2011)

Concepts, Technologies, and Systems by Elisa Bertino, Kenji Takahashi

Replay is a form of attack to reuse the security information by unintended persons. SAML assertions, OpenID assertions, and security tokens used for IC-IDM can be potentially captured and abused by malicious individuals.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sports Management and Marketing (2011)

by Linda E. Swayne, Mark Dodds

approved the use of instant replay in state high school basketball championship games for the 2009–10 season.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Video Games: A-L (2012)

by Mark J. P. Wolf

to replay the game several times, rewarding the player in each iteration with more of the game's backstory before revealing the “true” ending of the game after several such playthroughs. Much like the economic strategy of arcade games ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Parallel Computing (2011)

by David Padua

Determinate Parallel Execution Deterministic replay: Deterministic replay is a debugging aid and controlled run-time environment that enables repeating a particular parallel program execution of an otherwise non-determinate parallel program ...

Google previewLinux Dictionary

by Binh Nguyen

html replay A replay attack is a...

Key point: It seems the first generation of any security architecture is vulnerable to replay attacks. For example, IPsec was ...

Google previewDictionary of it Terms (2009)

by S.k.bansal

anti-replay protocol characteristics. If you have ever named your car, talked to your computer or begged your printer to work, you are guilty of assigning anthropomorphic characteristics to a machine. anti-replay protocol: The anti- replay ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Third Edition (2014)

by Khosrow-Pour, Mehdi

intercepting messages and later replay them, modifying messages or impersonating the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cryptography and Security (2014)

by Henk C.A. van Tilborg, Sushil Jajodia

University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Related Concepts ⊳Impersonation Attack Definition A replay attack is an attack in which the adversary records a ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Football (2013)

by John Grasso

REPLAY. With the advent of videotape in the 1960s and its subsequent use for instant replay of a live event, sports have changed significantly. The first use of instant replay for a football game occurred in 1963, when the Army—Navy game ...

Google previewWebster's New World Hacker Dictionary (2006)

by Bernadette Hlubik Schell, Clemens Martin

Replay Attack (general term): Using a previously recorded or captured message ...

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Books had instant replay long before televised sports. (Bern Williams)
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Scrabble value of R1E1P3L1A1Y4

The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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