Meaning of VIDEO in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ vɪdioʊ ]
( videos, videoing, videoed)
Frequency: The word is one of the 1500 most common words in English.
A video is a film or television programme recorded on tape for people to watch on a television set.
...the makers of films and videos.
Video is the system of recording films and events on tape so that people can watch them on a television set.
She has watched the race on video.
...manufacturers of audio and video equipment.
N-UNCOUNT : oft on N
A video is a machine that you can use to record television programmes and play videotapes on a television set. ( mainly BRIT; in AM, usually use VCR )
He’d set the video for 8.00.
= video recorder, VCR
If you video a television programme or event, you record it on tape using a video recorder or video camera, so that you can watch it later. ( mainly BRIT; in AM, usually use tape , videotape )
She had been videoing the highlights of the tournament...
= videotape, tape
VERB : V n
Video is a system by which you can see television images or films on your computer, rather than on a television set.
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006