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Verb: play along
  1. Cooperate or pretend to cooperate
    "He decided to play along with the burglars for the moment";
    - go along, play ball [informal]
  2. (music) perform an accompaniment to
    - accompany, follow

Derived forms: playing along, played along, plays along

Type of: collaborate, cooperate, co-operate, join forces, play