Definitions for auditionɔˈdɪʃ ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hearing, audition, auditory sense, sense of hearing, auditory modality(noun)

    the ability to hear; the auditory faculty

    "his hearing was impaired"

  2. audition, tryout(verb)

    a test of the suitability of a performer

  3. audition, try out(verb)

    perform in order to get a role

    "She auditioned for a role on Broadway"

Wiktionary

  1. audition(Noun)

    A performance, by an aspiring performer, to demonstrate suitability or talent

    I've been to five auditions this week.

  2. audition(Noun)

    The sense of hearing

    His audition was poor.

  3. audition(Verb)

    To evaluate one or more performers in through an audition

    We auditioned several actors for the part.

  4. audition(Verb)

    To take part in such a performance

    Several actors auditioned for the part.

  5. Origin: From auditio, from audio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Audition(noun)

    the act of hearing or listening; hearing

  2. Origin: [L. auditio.]

Freebase

  1. Audition

    Audition is a 1999 Japanese psychological horror film, directed by Takashi Miike and starring Ryo Ishibashi and Eihi Shiina. It is based on a Ryu Murakami novel of the same title, from a screenplay by Daisuke Tengan. It is one of four horror films directed by Takashi Miike, the other three being One Missed Call, his contribution to the Masters of Horror series, "Imprint", and his segment in the anthology film Three... Extremes, "Box". Over the years, the film has developed a cult following.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of audition in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of audition in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Abraham Attah:

    , we went to a TV station in Ghana for an audition and...I was cast.

  2. John Athanason:

    We have a lot of girls who audition and very few of them would actually make it.

  3. Billy DaMota:

    Paying a fee to audition for a casting assistant in order to 'demystify the casting process' is like paying a hooker to become a better conversationalist.

  4. Michael Lauber:

    We didn't audition Mr Platini as a witness, that's not true. We investigated against him in between as a witness and an accused person, if I was satisfied or not, I can't tell because I would do real damage to the investigation.

  5. Robert Pattinson:

    I remember when I first started acting, sort of 16 or 17, I think a lot of actors have their James Dean phase where every audition, no matter what the part is, they come in and do a James Dean impression. I definitely had one of those.

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Translations for audition

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • слух, прослушване, прослушвамBulgarian
  • Gehör, vorspielen, Casting, vorsingen, ein Casting veranstaltenGerman
  • audición, oídoSpanish
  • arvioida, koe-esiintyä, koe-esiintyminen, kuuloaisti, auditoida, kuuloFinnish
  • auditionner, auditionFrench
  • ascoltazione, audizione, ascoltareItalian
  • オーディションJapanese
  • 오디션Korean
  • daya dengar, audisi, pendengaran, uji bakatMalay
  • teste, ensaio, audiçãoPortuguese
  • проба, прослушивание, слухRussian
  • audicijaSerbo-Croatian

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