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curtain-raisers

noun
plural of curtain-raiser

Synonyms of curtain-raisers

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

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“Curtain-raisers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/curtain-raisers. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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