screen test

noun

Definition of screen test

  1. :  a short film sequence for assessing the ability or suitability of a person for a motion-picture role

screen–test

transitive verb

1927

First Known Use of screen test

1927


SCREEN TEST Defined for English Language Learners

screen test

noun

Definition of screen test for English Language Learners

  • : a recording of a short performance by an actor that is made with a movie or video camera and that is used to decide if that person should be given a part in a movie

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