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PLA’YDEBT. n.s.

PLA'YDEBT. n.s.

PLA’YDEBT. n.s. [play and debt.] Debt contracted by gaming.
There are multitudes of leases upon single lives, and play
debts upon joint lives. Arbuthnot.
She has several playdebts on her hand, which must be dis-
charged very suddenly.  Spectator, No 295.