名词:rehearser 动词过去式:rehearsed 过去分词:rehearsed 现在分词:rehearsing 第三人称单数:rehearses
re-=again,back 变化型 red-,ren-
1 (a) [I, Tn] practise(a play, piece of music, etc) for public performance 排练（戏剧、乐曲等）; 排演
*rehearse with a full cast, orchestra, etc 与全体演出人员、管弦乐队等进行预演
* rehearse an opera 排练歌剧.
(b) [Tn] supervise or train (sb) by practising in this way （通过排演）指导或训练（某人）
*rehearse the actors for the fight scene 指导演员排练武打场面.
2 [Tn] (fml 文) give an account of (sth), esp to oneself; recite 讲述（某事物）; （尤指）自述, 背诵
*rehearse one's grievances 诉苦
* He rehearsed the interview in his mind beforehand. 他把面试时要说的话预先想好了.
[Date: 1200-1300; Language: Old French;Origin: rehercier, from herce 'farm tool for breaking up soil'; HEARSE]
[I and T]
to practise or make people practise something such as a play or concert in order to prepare for a public performance
I think we need to rehearse the first scene again.
The band was rehearsing for their world tour.
to practise something that you plan to say to someone
She had carefully rehearsed her resignation speech.
to repeat an opinion that has often been expressed before