What Does Player Mean?

Player means "romantically or sexually promiscuous person" and "cool." Here is more information about each of these definitions with examples.

Romantically or Sexually Promiscuous Person

The word player is widely used, both online and offline, as a slang term to refer to a person (usually male), who is romantically or sexually promiscuous, i.e., someone who has many romantic or sexual relationships, often at the same time. For example:
  • Everyone thought Brad Pitt was a player when he split with Jennifer Aniston. They knew he was a player when he split with Angelina Jolie.


More recently, player has come to be used as a synonym of "cool", (i.e., something or someone that is admirable or stylish). For example:
  • Brad Pitt may be a player, but Angelina Jolie is player.
In the context of coolness and positivity, player is often abbreviated as just "p".

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When I write Player, I mean this:

meaning of Player

"Romantically or Sexually Promiscuous Person"

Summary of Key Points for the First Definition

"Romantically or Sexually Promiscuous Person" is the most common definition for Player on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:Romantically or Sexually Promiscuous Person
Guessability:guessability level 2

2: Quite easy to guess

Typical Users:typical user
Adults and Teenagers

Summary of Key Points for the Second Definition

"Cool" is another common definition for Player.
Guessability:guessability level 3

3: Guessable

Typical Users:typical user
Adults and Teenagers

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