test–drive

play
verb \ˈtes(t)-ˌdrīv\

Definition of test–drive

test–drove

\-ˌdrōv\;

test–driven

\-ˌdri-vən\;

test–driving

\-ˌdrī-viŋ\
  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to drive (a motor vehicle) in order to evaluate performance

  3. 2 :  to use or examine (something, such as a computer program) in order to evaluate performance test–drive the new game

test–drive

noun

1950

First Known Use of test–drive

1950

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