Synonyms of play a part in in English:

play a part in


See definition of play a part in

phrase

1‘historical events have also played a part in directing these efforts’

SYNONYMS

contribute to, be instrumental in, be a factor in, be partly responsible for, have a hand in, be conducive to, make for, lead to, cause, give rise to

help, promote, advance, further, forward, oil the wheels of, open the door for, add to

formal conduce to

ANTONYMS

stand in the way of