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curtain-raiser

Synonyms and Antonyms of curtain-raiser

a performance, activity, or event that precedes and sets the stage for the main event

  • the opening of the performing arts center proved to be a curtain-raiser for the rebirth of the city's downtown
Synonyms of curtain-raiser
Words Related to curtain-raiser

countdown, run-up [chiefly British]

lead-in

kickoff, start


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