audition (n.)

  1. the ability to hear; the auditory faculty; his hearing was impaired

    [ Syn: hearing , hearing , auditory sense , auditory sense , sense of hearing , sense of hearing , auditory modality , auditory modality ]

  2. a test of the suitability of a performer

    [ Syn: tryout ]

    audition (v.)

  1. perform in order to get a role; She auditioned for a role on Broadway

    [ Syn: try out ]

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