One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1no object To write plays. archaic and rare.
2no object Sport (chiefly US). To lead or engage in attacking play.
1970s; earliest use found in ‘Anthony Burgess’ (1917–1993), writer and composer (real name John Burgess Wilson). From play + make, after playmaking, playmaker.
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