walk-through

noun \ ˈwȯk-ˌthrü \
1 : a perfunctory performance of a play or acting part (as in an early stage of rehearsal)
2 : a television rehearsal without cameras

First Known Use of walk-through

1940

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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WALK-THROUGH Defined for English Language Learners

walk-through

  • : an activity in which someone walks through an area, building, etc., in order to inspect it

  • : the act of going slowly through the steps of a process, job, etc., in order to practice doing it or to help someone learn it

  • : an explanation or guide that tells you how to do something by explaining each of its parts or steps


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