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Play Dirty

The English idiom to play dirty means to behave in a dishonest or unfair way. It can be used in many contexts, e.g. business or politics, but is often seen in connection with cheating in games.

Michigan Football: State Plays Dirty, but Still Plays Better

- heritage.com, 15 October 2011, Mike Larson
Samsung Plays Dirty, Ambushes Apple’s iPhone 4S Launch in Sydney
- thenextweb.com, 12 October 2011, Matt Brian
When Co-Workers Play Dirty
- edition.cnn.com, 28 November 2007, Mary Lorenz

The third headline
When Co-Workers Play Dirty refers to employees who lie, cheat and don’t behave fairly within the workplace. In what ways, can co-workers play dirty? And what can you do to deal with people who don’t play by the rules? Read the cnn article to find out.

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