verb (used with object)
to give a screen test to:
The studio screen-tested 400 children before casting the part.
verb (used without object)
to undergo a screen test:
Dozens of actors have screen-tested for the role.
a filmed audition to determine the suitability of an individual for appearing or acting in a motion picture.
a filmed audition of a prospective actor or actress to test suitability
the test film so made
- Screen trading
noun 1. a form of trading on a market or exchange in which the visual display unit of a computer replaces personal contact as in floor trading
[skreen-wahy-per] /ˈskrinˌwaɪ pər/ noun, British. 1. windshield wiper.
language A columnar format third generation programming language similar in layout to assembler and used for transaction processing, solely on the Honeywell Bull TPS6 database/transaction management system on their Level 6 DPS6 minicomputers running under the GCOS6 operating system. In the UK it was mainly used by local authorities and the Ministry of Defense. Being […]
[skreen-rahy-ter] /ˈskrinˌraɪ tər/ noun 1. a person who writes screenplays, especially as an occupation or profession. screenwriter /ˈskriːnˌraɪtə/ noun 1. a person who writes screenplays