the period just prior to the regular season, during which teams work out, practice, and play exhibition games
of the preseason
Often written pre-season
The period immediately before the start of a new season, in which athletes undergo intensive training and participate in exhibition games.
In, of, or relating to the preseason.
- Also used attributively as an adjective.
(third-person singular simple present preseasons, present participle preseasoning, simple past and past participle preseasoned)
- To season in advance.
pre- +"Ž season