Repetition of an action so as to develop or maintain one's skill
ti rehearsal of plays.
In form it is a rehearsal of the first baptismal rite, but with omission of the water.
So far as the hounds are concerned, the object of cub hunting is to teach them their duty; it is a dress rehearsal of the November business.
Although no performances were allowed at the theatre, a sort of rehearsal took place, at which the players for the ensuing dramatic festival were selected.
For he had neither [means] to sustain himself nor his servants, and need not make further rehearsal thereof, seeing she knew it as well as he."