Definition of player:
instrumentalist, pseud, shammer, sham, gambler, flash, record player, pseudo, acrobat, musician, amateur, bettor, party, gambling, sweat, actor, champ, pretender, action, professional, role player, sportsman, imposter, actress, diver, athlete, worker, faker, fraud, contestant, participant, doer, performing arts, impostor, substitute, tape recorder, ham, opponent, thespian, member, participate, histrion, gamester, fake, gymnast.
musician (part of speech: noun)
- "The Major", Ralph Connor.
- "Peg Woffington", Charles Reade.
So we talked along and finely he asked me was I going to write a book about the war and I said no and he says all right he would tell the paper that he had ran across a soldier that not only use to be a ball player but wasn't going to write a book and they would make a big story out of it.- "The Real Dope", Ring Lardner.