: something recounted or told again : recital
a : a private performance or practice session preparatory to a public appearance
b : a practice exercise : trial
Examples of REHEARSAL
- She was 15 minutes late to rehearsal.
- There are only three more rehearsals before the concert.
First Known Use of REHEARSAL
Other Performing Arts Terms
re·hears·al noun \ri-ˈhər-səl\ (Medical Dictionary)
: a method for improving memory by mentally or verbally repeating over and over the information to be remembered
: the repeated mental review of a desired action or behavioral response <preoperative rehearsal of coping imagery to reduce anxiety>
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