tryout

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

try·out

noun \ˈtrī-ˌat\

: a test of someone's ability to do something that is used to see if he or she should join a team, perform in a play, etc.

: a test of the quality, value, or usefulness of something

Full Definition of TRYOUT

:  an experimental performance or demonstration: as
a :  a test of the ability (as of an athlete or actor) to fill a part or meet standards
b :  a performance of a play prior to its official opening to determine response and discover weaknesses

Examples of TRYOUT

  1. Open tryouts for the team are next Monday.

First Known Use of TRYOUT

1903

Rhymes with TRYOUT

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