presong

adjective
pre·​song | \ ˌprē-ˈsȯŋ How to pronounce presong (audio) \
variants: or pre-song

Definition of presong

: of, relating to, or occurring in the time before the performance of a song … he dispensed presong patter about stardom and self-realization.— Jon Pareles

First Known Use of presong

1957, in the meaning defined above

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“Presong.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/presong. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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