Meanings of "Play someone"
التلاعب بالآخرين لمصلحة شخصية أو لإرضاء نزعة. مرادف للخداع
معنى آخر: منافسة شخص آخر في لعبة أو مباراة رياضية
To treat someone in a manipulative manner. Figuratively using them in a manner like a pawn in chess without regard to their feelings, their liabilities or the long term cost. Only to satisfy selfish needs or desires.
The literal meaning is to engage someone in a contest of sport, or a game.
использовать кого-л. в своих (часто: корыстных) целях; манипулировать кем-л.
"Play someone" στους στίχους
You will never be like my music's tune no matter how much I try to play[fn]play here is meant in an artistic sense. To play a violin, a guitar..etc. It doesn't mean to play someone as in to deceive them[/fn] you
And no matter how much my despair reduced my hope, I will still describe you
Go around the world [searching] for someone who needs you in his life as much as I do,
Even if I died each time, one time you will be mine
warm summer night, eveywhere are chestnut flowers,
I look loud and cheerful people around me,
the children play, someone's hurrying to the home,
it's only me who hide sadeness in my heart.