What does audition mean?

Definitions for audition
ɔˈdɪʃ ənau·di·tion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word audition.

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.

    Etymology: From auditio, from audio.

  2. audition(Noun)

    The sense of hearing

    His audition was poor.

    Etymology: From auditio, from audio.

  3. audition(Verb)

    To evaluate one or more performers in through an audition

    We auditioned several actors for the part.

    Etymology: From auditio, from audio.

  4. audition(Verb)

    To take part in such a performance

    Several actors auditioned for the part.

    Etymology: From auditio, from audio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Audition(noun)

    the act of hearing or listening; hearing

    Etymology: [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.

How to pronounce audition?

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How to say audition in sign language?

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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

Examples of audition in a Sentence

  1. Lady Gagas:

    Bradley Cooper love interest in the movie. After the event, Bradley Cooper made a call to Lady Gagas agent inquiring about an impromptu audition for the part and the singer agreed, according to W Magazine. The second that I saw Bradley Cooper I was like, Have I known you my whole life ? It was an instant connection, instant understanding of one another.

  2. John Athanason:

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

  3. Rose Marie:

    I did n’t read for the part [ of Sally Rogers ], i did n’t have to audition. I did n’t have to do anything. It was my part from the very beginning … But I had no idea what ‘ Dick Van Dyke ’ was.

  4. Connie Chan:

    I've taken on this kind of' why not' attitude. Why not try something new ? Why not go audition for this random singing group, right ? Why not try something random ? And that's the same thing I take when I go into investing. I'm very open to looking at new categories of investment.

  5. Agata Groyecka:

    Although the literature about human's voice and olfaction has grown rapidly in past decades, we were not surprised to find that the biggest share of papers regarding attractiveness focuses on physical appearance, olfaction and audition are largely neglected in reviews about attractiveness.

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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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