verb (rehears, ing)
- To repeat, as what has been already said; to tell over again; to recite.
- There's no need to the same old argument; we've heard it before, and we all agree.
- To narrate; to relate; to tell.
- The witness rehearsed the events of the night before for the listening detectives.
- To practice by recitation or repetition in private for experiment and improvement, prior to a public representation; as, to rehearse a tragedy.
- The lawyer advised her client to her testimony before the trial date.
- To cause to rehearse; to instruct by rehearsal.
- The director rehearsed the cast incessantly in the days leading up to opening night, and as a result they were tired and cranky when it arrived.
- German: í¼ben, proben
- Spanish: practicar, ensayar
(trans-top, to cause rehearse or instruct by rehearsal)
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