preperformance

adjective
pre·​per·​for·​mance | \ ˌprē-pər-ˈfȯr-mən(t)s How to pronounce preperformance (audio) , -pə- \
variants: or pre-performance

Definition of preperformance

: done or occurring before a performance preperformance anxiety Burge is sequestered backstage at Christie's Park Avenue headquarters, performing his final preperformance ritual.— Alan Deutschman

First Known Use of preperformance

1896, in the meaning defined above

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“Preperformance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/preperformance. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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