test-drive

verb
\ˈtes(t)-ˌdrīv \
test-drove\ˈtes(t)-ˌdrōv \; test-driven\ˈtes(t)-ˌdri-vən \; test-driving\ˈtes(t)-ˌdrī-viŋ \

Definition of test-drive 

transitive verb

1 : to drive (a motor vehicle) in order to evaluate performance

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

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First Known Use of test-drive

1950, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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