Synonyms for run-up
- curtain lifter
- curtain warmer
- opening gun
- opening shot
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RUN-UP
Now was the time he had judged the throat vane gyros should begin their run-up.
Before there was time to think or dream, I landed very beautifully upon a ridge of run-up snow in a quiet corner.
The back of a book with a fillet from head to tail not mitred at the bands is said to be run-up.