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  1. power play, squeeze play, squeeze(noun)

    an aggressive attempt to compel acquiescence by the concentration or manipulation of power

    "she laughed at this sexual power play and walked away"

    Synonyms:
    clinch, squeeze, wring, squeezing, liquidity crisis, credit crunch, squeeze play, hug

  2. power play(noun)

    a play in which there is a concentration of players in one location on the field of play

    "they used a power play to return the kickoff"

    Synonyms:
    squeeze play, squeeze

  3. power play(noun)

    (ice hockey) a play in which one team has a numerical advantage over the other as a result of penalties

    "the team was unable to capitalize on the power play"

    Synonyms:
    squeeze play, squeeze

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How to use power play in a sentence?

  1. Tyler Bertuzzi:

    We just weren’t good defensively, we needed to be better on the power play, and I thought we did a good job of that. I thought our PK wasn't too bad either. Just 5-on-5, we just needed to bear down a little bit more.

  2. David Cameron:

    – Hillary Clinton tweet Friday. ] Back at you - Time looks at how controversy over Indiana’s law could ensnare leading Democrats like President Obama, Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and New York Senator Chuck Schumer, who previously supported bills with similar effects years ago. POWER PLAY : BLACKBURN FIGHTS NEW INTERNET REGS Hello, Internet ! So who is in charge of you ? The Obama administration is pushing through a plan to regulate the Internet like it does telephones, with rules for fees, requirements for carriers and new fees. Could that also mean the government would have control over the content ? Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn has taken up the charge to fight the move. The Tennessee Republican joins ChrisStirewalt to discuss what’s at stake for the consumer and the legislative steps she’s taking to stop the FCC. WATCH HERE. DO N’T YOU WISH OUR CAMPAIGNS WERE 38 DAYS LONG ? Sky News :.

  3. Mark Stone:

    For our power play to come out and really bear down was obviously a big swing, theres momentum swings in playoff games every night. Every game is a new chapter in a series and tonight was a big win for us.

  4. Scott Long:

    It's a cynical, opportunistic kind of power play.

  5. Blake Wheeler:

    We don't back down from much. There's something to be said for keeping your composure this time of year, if you have to take a punch early in the game like Stu-ee did to get a power-play goal, those are the things that factor into wins.

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