the act of playing a musical instrument
the action of taking part in a game or sport or other recreation
the performance of a part or role in a drama
The playing area is demarcated by a white line.
Her playing and ivory manners were much admired.
In spite of his age his piano playing is still not so dusty.
I get excited whenever I hear the playing of our national anthem.
The coach blasted off at the players for poor playing in the match.