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  1. play deadverb

    Synonyms:
    play possum

  2. play deadverb

    to lie very still, as would a corpse

    Synonyms:
    play possum

  3. play deadverb

    to act as though defeated while awaiting a chance to attack

    Synonyms:
    play possum

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  1. Lindsay Lohan:

    One time I was sick with a bug, I had been vomiting all day, but no way was I going to miss a show, i was sitting there beforehand seeing spots in front of my eyes. I had a plan: if I felt sick on stage I was going to faint, play dead, pretend it was part of the script. Didn't happen fortunately.

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