play along - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [intransitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyplay along
he/she/itplays along
present participleplaying along
past tenseplayed along
past participleplayed along
  1. to pretend to agree with someone or something, especially in order to get what you want or avoid an argument
    play along with:

    Just play along with what he wants. It’s easier.

See also main entry: play