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dry run

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of dry run

  1. a private performance or session in preparation for a public appearance <we had time for just one dry run of the play before opening night> Synonyms rehearsal, practice (also practise), trialRelated Words dress rehearsal; preview; run-through, walk-through; drill, exercise




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