An example of a preview is a sneak peek at a film that is coming soon to theaters.
An example of preview is to look at an art exhibit before the exhibit is open to the public.
An example of preview is to hear parts of a speech before it is given at a meeting.
The professor previewed the course for us.
Origin of preview
- Old French preveu, past participle of preveoir (“to foresee"). See pre- + view.