dress rehearsal definition

  • noun:
    • A full, continuous rehearsal of a play with costumes and phase properties.
    • A rehearsal before a public spectacle, in which most of the performers are in outfit.
    • an exclusive preparatory performance of a drama, opera, etc., in costume.
    • the full uninterrupted rehearsal in costumes soon before the very first overall performance

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