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open mike

noun

Simple Definition of open mike

  • : an event in which anyone may use a microphone to sing, read poetry, tell jokes, etc., for an audience

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of open mike

  1. :  an event in which amateurs may perform (as at a coffeehouse) usually without auditioning first

Examples of open mike in a sentence

  1. There's an open mike tonight at my favorite café.



1978

First Known Use of open mike

1978


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