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1. A test to ascertain the qualifications of applicants, as for an athletic team or theatrical role.
2. An experimental performance of a play before its official opening.
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1. a trial or test to ascertain fitness for some purpose.
2. the performance of a play in preparation for an official opening, often taking place away from a major theatrical center.
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|Noun||1.||tryout - trying something to find out about it; "a sample for ten days free trial"; "a trial of progesterone failed to relieve the pain"|
experimentation, experiment - the testing of an idea; "it was an experiment in living"; "not all experimentation is done in laboratories"
field test, field trial - a test of the performance of some new product under the conditions in which it will be used
alpha test - (computer science) a first test of an experimental product (such as computer software) carried out by the developer
beta test - (computer science) a second test of an experimental product (such as computer software) carried out by an outside organization
road test - a test to insure that a vehicle is roadworthy
trial balloon - a test of public opinion
|2.||tryout - a test of the suitability of a performer|
trial, run, test - the act of testing something; "in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately"; "he called each flip of the coin a new trial"
screen test - a filmed audition of an actor or actress
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tryout[ˈtraɪaʊt] N → prueba f
to give sb a tryout → poner a algn a prueba
to give sth a tryout → probar algo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
tryouttry-out [ˈtraɪaʊt] n
(mainly US) (for role in a play) → audition f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005