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sneak preview

sneak preview

noun

: a special showing of something (such as a movie, play, or product) before it becomes available to the general public

Full Definition of SNEAK PREVIEW

:  a special advance showing of a motion picture usually announced but not named

Examples of SNEAK PREVIEW

  1. A few prominent writers were invited to a sneak preview of the new film.
  2. a sneak preview of this fall's fashions

First Known Use of SNEAK PREVIEW

circa 1937

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