Meaning of “preview” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “preview” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"preview" in American English

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previewnoun [ C ]

us /ˈpriˌvju/

an advance showing of something such as a movie or play before its formal opening, or the showing of a few parts of a movie or television program as an advertisement

verb [ T ] us /ˈpriˌvju/

Members got a chance to preview the new show at the museum.

(Definition of “preview” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"preview" in Business English

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uk /ˈpriːvjuː/ us

[ C ] an opportunity to see or hear about something before it is available or shown to the public:

There was a preview screening of the movie on Monday night.
Click here for an exclusive preview of our forthcoming new products.

previewverb [ I ]

uk /ˈpriːvjuː/ us

if something previews or is previewed, it is shown or described before it is available to be seen by the public:

They will be previewing their latest products at a series of trade shows in the spring.

(Definition of “preview” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)