(also soundcheck /ˈsoun(d)ˌCHek/)
A test of sound equipment before a musical performance or recording to check that the desired sound is being produced.
- During the soundcheck, I was checking out the hot bassist.
- With so many bands playing during one day, Bonneau reports that there are no soundchecks; instead, each band gets a line check.
- There were no soundchecks, and no rehearsals with the pick up band that were backing him.
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Syllabification: sound check
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