larp

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LARP

(lɑːp)
n
(Other Non-sporting Hobbies) a type of role-playing game in which each participant assumes a particular character and acts out various scenarios at events which last for a predetermined time
vb
(Other Non-sporting Hobbies) (intr) to participate in such an event
[C20: from l(ive) a(ction) r(ole-)p(laying)]
ˈLARPer n
ˈLARPing n

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"There's a couple who are pretending to be us, so we have to investigate ourselves, essentially, which was quite funny." "And there's a good episode about larping (live action role-play)," says Mark.
Liv and Clive are introduced to the world of LARPing in the next episode of "iZombie."
It was widely acknowledged during their collective youth that nothing was nerdier than playing Dungeons & Dragons, with the exception of LARPing (live action role playing).
The only way to spend time with him is to go LARPing in disguise...
This makes for an action-packed and often hilarious first-person narrative as Lawrence finds himself, almost against his will, going cold-turkey sober and creating bonds with Spencer, a male cheerleader, and a plain Jane who turns out to be a hot Renaissance warrior maiden when she is LARPing. Along the way, Lawrence discovers not only who his true friends are but also that being "normal" is highly overrated.
The activity of Dagorhir is very similar to what outsiders call Live Action Role Playing or LARPing, but members of this group reject the term for a number of reasons.
Instead the Wednesday Lectures rely on an annual fundraiser, which will be held on April 26 at B&D Studios and will involve "larping".
For one, I feel like this focus tends to obscure (perhaps even belittle) production that still occurs with X-Acto knives and glue sticks, knitting, LARPing in a local park, and so on.
Four out of 15 had used role-play to support their learning: three took part in a course that involved role-play and discussion; one enjoyed 'larping' (live action role-playing).
Dach chi'n gweld, maen nhw'n actio pobl sydd wedi ymgynnull dros benwythnos i fyw fel anifeiliaid - rhyw 'craze' newydd go iawn o'r enw 'Larping' (Live action role play) mae'n debyg.