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open mike

open mike

noun

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

Full Definition of OPEN MIKE

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

Examples of OPEN MIKE

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

First Known Use of OPEN MIKE

1978

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