rehearse

(redirected from rehearser)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Wikipedia.

rehearse

To practice or repeat an action, emotion, operation, phrase, or thought to attain mastery of it.
References in periodicals archive ?
Henry Crawford and Maria in their roles of Frederick and Agatha become "'indefatigable rehearsers,"' so that in their roles they can enjoy physical contact denied to them in their own identities (169).
Graham Vick's staging was vivid proof that filling the stage with incessant movement (trapeze artists, ballroom dancers, real birds of prey, rehearsers who get in the way of everyone) does not necessarily create drama.
In a follow-up study, only one of the 17 nonrehearsers, as compared to 19 of the 24 rehearsers, still used verbal rehearsal.