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More words related to plays ball
verb. agree with some reluctance
verb. be in unison, assent with another
- give blessing
- give carte blanche
- give green light
- give the go-ahead
- go along with
- make a deal
verb. achieve settlement
verb. abide by, follow agreement or instructions
verb. aid, assist
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