play smb for smth

play smb for smth
treat someone as something, act toward someone as something

He was trying to play me for a fool but I could easily see what he was trying to do.

Idioms and examples. 2014.

Игры ⚽ Поможем сделать НИР

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  • try\ out — v. phr. 1. To test by trial or by experimenting. He tried golf out to see if he would like it. The scientists tried out thousands of chemicals before they found the right one. The coach wants to try the new play out in the first game. 2. To try… …   Словарь американских идиом

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