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Definition 1: a test of the suitability of a performer - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for audition in the sense of this definition

(audition is a kind of ...) 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"

(... is a kind of audition ) a filmed audition of an actor or actress

Definition 2: the ability to hear; the auditory faculty - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where audition or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his hearing was impaired

Synonyms for audition in the sense of this definition

(audition is a kind of ...) a particular sense

(audition is a kind of ...) sensitivity to stimuli originating outside of the body

(... is a kind of audition ) good hearing

"he had a keen ear" "a good ear for pitch"

(... is a kind of audition ) the ability to identify the pitch of a tone

(audition is the domain which ... is member of) the sensory system for hearing

Definition 3: perform in order to get a role - [verb of creation]

Samples where audition or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She auditioned for a role on Broadway

Synonyms for audition in the sense of this definition

(audition is a kind of ...) give a performance (of something)

"Horowitz is performing at Carnegie Hall tonight" "We performed a popular Gilbert and Sullivan opera"

(... is a kind of audition ) audition for a stage role by reading parts of a role

"He is auditioning for `Julius Caesar' at Stratford this year"

(audition belongs to category ...) arts or skills that require public performance

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