tryout

play
noun try·out \ˈtrī-ˌau̇t\

Definition of tryout

  1. :  an experimental performance or demonstration: asa :  a test of the ability (as of an athlete or actor) to fill a part or meet standardsb :  a performance of a play prior to its official opening to determine response and discover weaknesses

Examples of tryout in a sentence

  1. Open tryouts for the team are next Monday.

1903

First Known Use of tryout

1903


TRYOUT Defined for English Language Learners

tryout

play
noun try·out \ˈtrī-ˌau̇t\

Definition of tryout for English Language Learners

  • : a test of someone's ability to do something that is used to see if he or she should join a team, perform in a play, etc.

  • : a test of the quality, value, or usefulness of something


TRYOUT Defined for Kids

tryout

play
noun try·out \ˈtrī-ˌau̇t\

Definition of tryout for Students

  1. :  a test of the ability (as of an athlete or an actor) to fill a part or meet standards


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