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How to pronounce playing in English

Playing
/'pleɪɪŋ/

Examples from movies

Like it's your words. Feel that shit. Stop playing around. Loosen the fuck up.
Straight Outta Compton - Cruisin' Down the Street in My 64
I scored on LeBron James. I'm never playing basketball again.
Trainwreck - I Scored on LeBron James
- I'd like to hear it from you. - I was downstairs playing.
The Good Son - Over the Edge
You're playing small does not serve the world.
Coach Carter - Our Deepest Fear
Playing a guy who ain't smart but thinks he is,
Tropic Thunder - Never Go Full Retard
Listen to the brilliant ensemble playing of Banks, Collins and Rutherford.
American Psycho - Sussudio
but then again, we're not playing against each other either.
Rounders - Atlantic City Suckers
so we just made it up and we kept playing and playing,
American Pie - One Time at Band Camp
Oh, she certainly enjoys playing tennis now.
Bridesmaids - Mean Tennis
I've seen better tennis playing in a tampon commercial.
Bridesmaids - Mean Tennis
And the Sex-Bobs are playing our grand opening tonight.
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World - Laters!
All the other people putting on masks were just playing superhero.
Kick-Ass 2 - We Should Be Partners
He was playing it ''better safe than sorry.''
Biker Boyz - No More Racing
so how do you know he's not playing a trick on you?
21 - Ben Campbell amazing answer
Okay, look, let's just start by playing something simple.
Bandslam - Putting the Band Together
You think I'm playing games, here? 'Course it matters.
Gone Baby Gone - Do You Even Give a F***?