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warm (up)

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warm-up

noun

Synonyms of warm-up (Entry 2 of 2)

a performance, activity, or event that precedes and sets the stage for the main event
  • the couple's initial exchange of insults proved to be only a warm-up for their booze-fueled fight later that night

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“Warm (up).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/warm%20%28up%29. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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