This page is about the phrasal verb play back
to play something that's just been recorded, such as a video, a message, or some music
- play back sth When we played back the song we'd just recorded, it sounded great.
- play sth back When Paul gets home he checks his answering machine and if there are any messages, he plays them back straight away.
Nouns often used as objects with play back: message, recording, song, clip, sequence, scene, track, video, music
Don't forget to play the message back
Contributor: Matt Errey