1. Engage in an activity for enjoyment and recreation rather than a serious or practical purpose.
2. Take part in (a sport).
3. Represent (a character) in a theatrical performance or a film.
4. Perform on (a musical instrument).
5. Activity engaged in for enjoyment and recreation, especially by children.
6. A dramatic work for the stage or to be broadcast.
Plural noun: Plays.
Verb forms: Play, Played, Played.
I would like to play cricket.