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preview (plural previews)
- A foretaste of something.
2013 June 7, David Simpson, “Fantasy of navigation”, in The Guardian Weekly, volume 188, number 26, page 36:
- It is tempting to speculate about the incentives or compulsions that might explain why anyone would take to the skies in [the] basket [of a balloon]: perhaps out of a desire to escape the gravity of this world or to get a preview of the next; […].
- (colloquial) An advance showing of a film, exhibition etc.
- Something seen in advance.
- (computing) a facility for seeing and checking a document, or changes to it, before saving and/or printing it.
foretaste of something
advance showing of a film, exhibition etc.
something seen in advance
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