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curtain raiser

SEE DEFINITION OF curtain raiser

Synonyms for curtain raiser

  • lead-in
  • warm-up
  • countdown
  • curtain lifter
  • curtain warmer
  • inaugural
  • kickoff
  • opener
  • opening gun
  • opening shot
  • preliminary
  • preview
  • run-up
  • walk-up
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"I'll admit that the axe work was good as a curtain raiser," remarked Tom.