American English

Definition of tryout noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    jump to other results
  1. 1an act of testing how good or effective someone or something is before deciding whether to use them in the future The play had a tryout in Connecticut before it moved to New York. They've agreed to give me a tryout for a week to see if I'm up to the job.
  2. 2a competition or series of tests to find the best players for a sports team or an important event
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: tryout

Other results

All matches