sneak preview

noun
Updated on: 10 Nov 2017

Definition of sneak preview

: a special advance showing of a motion picture usually announced but not named

Examples of sneak preview in a Sentence

  1. A few prominent writers were invited to a sneak preview of the new film.

  2. a sneak preview of this fall's fashions

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First Known Use of sneak preview

circa 1937


SNEAK PREVIEW Defined for English Language Learners

sneak preview

noun

Definition of sneak preview for English Language Learners

  • : a special showing of something (such as a movie, play, or product) before it becomes available to the general public


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