verb (used with object)
- to give a screen test to: The studio screen-tested 400 children before casting the part.
verb (used without object)
- to undergo a screen test: Dozens of actors have screen-tested for the role.
- a filmed audition to determine the suitability of an individual for appearing or acting in a motion picture.
- a filmed audition of a prospective actor or actress to test suitability
- the test film so made