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"opening night" in British English

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opening nightnoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   (UK also first night)
the first ​night that a ​play, ​film, etc. is ​performed or ​shown: The ballet's ​openingnight was a ​hugesuccess.
(Definition of opening night from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"opening night" in American English

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opening nightnoun [C]

 us   /ˈoʊ·pə·nɪŋ ˈnɑait/
the first night that a ​play or other ​entertainment is ​performed or ​shown
(Definition of opening night from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"opening night" in Business English

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opening nightnoun [C]

uk   us  
the first night that a ​play, film, etc. is ​performed or shown : a gala ​opening night.
(Definition of opening night from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “opening night”
in Chinese (Simplified) (戏剧、电影等的)首演之夜,首映之夜…
in Chinese (Traditional) (戲劇、電影等的)首演之夜,首映之夜…
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