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Power play   /pˈaʊər pleɪ/   Listen
Power play

noun
1.
An aggressive attempt to compel acquiescence by the concentration or manipulation of power.  Synonyms: squeeze, squeeze play.
2.
A play in which there is a concentration of players in one location on the field of play.
3.
(ice hockey) a play in which one team has a numerical advantage over the other as a result of penalties.






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