What does rehearsal mean?

Definitions for rehearsal
rɪˈhɜr səlre·hearsal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rehearsal, dry run(noun)

    a practice session in preparation for a public performance (as of a play or speech or concert)

    "he missed too many rehearsals"; "a rehearsal will be held the day before the wedding"

  2. rehearsal(noun)

    (psychology) a form of practice; repetition of information (silently or aloud) in order to keep it in short-term memory

Wiktionary

  1. rehearsal(Noun)

    the practicing of something which is to be performed before an audience, usually to test or improve the interaction between several participating people, or to allow technical adjustments with respect to staging to be done

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rehearsal(noun)

    the act of rehearsing; recital; narration; repetition; specifically, a private recital, performance, or season of practice, in preparation for a public exhibition or exercise

Freebase

  1. Rehearsal

    A rehearsal is an event that occurs as preparation for a performance. It is undertaken as a form of practising, to ensure that all details of the subsequent performance are adequately prepared and coordinated. Most commonly employed in the performing arts as preparation for a public presentation, rehearsals are nevertheless used in other contexts, as well, to prepare for the performance of any anticipated activity.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rehearsal

    rē-hėr′sal, n. act of rehearsing: recital: recital and performance for practice previous to public representation.—v.t. Rehearse′, to repeat what has already been said: to narrate: to recite before a public representation.—ns. Rehear′ser; Rehear′sing. [O. Fr. rehercer, reherserre-, again, hercer, to harrow—herce (Fr. herse), a harrow.]

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'rehearsal' in Nouns Frequency: #3001

How to pronounce rehearsal?

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How to say rehearsal in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rehearsal in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rehearsal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of rehearsal in a Sentence

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Love is the rehearsal of Paradise.

  2. Ernie Patrikis:

    DFAST is sort of like a dress rehearsal for the CCAR.

  3. Ted Danson:

    When Jimmy laughed during rehearsal, you knew it was funny, he was infallable.

  4. Remi Jouty:

    These very brief actions on the previous flight were a sort of rehearsal of the manoeuvre.

  5. Verne Troyer:

    I had no idea how famous this character was going to be, once we started rehearsal, Mike( Mike Myers ') kept adding more parts.

Images & Illustrations of rehearsal

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