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curtain-raisers

noun , plural of curtain-raiser

Synonyms and Antonyms 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
Synonyms of curtain-raisers
Words Related to curtain-raisers

countdowns, run-ups [chiefly British]

lead-ins

kickoffs, starts


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