play possum definition

  • verb:
    • to feign demise; to keep peaceful whilst still being to escape attention or stay undetected; to set reduced.
    • to feign sleep, infection, etc.
    • to dissemble or even feign ignorance; to disguise or hide something to be able to deceive.
    • to imagine is lifeless

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