Wordlist: TV - List 1

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TV
 
an electronic communication medium that allows the transmission of real-time visual images, and often sound; a device for receiving television signals and displaying them in visual form
 
colour television
 
a television set that displays images in colour
 
watch TV
 
 
on TV
 
 
broadcast
 
to transmit a message or signal via radio waves or electronic means
 
channel
 
a specific radio frequency or band of frequencies used for transmitting television
 
programme
 
a presentation that is broadcast on radio or television
 
teletext
 
a digital information on a channel's programme that you can access on TV
 
coverage
 
the amount of space or time given to an event in newspapers or on television
 
news
 
reports of current events broadcast via media such as newspapers or television
 
newsflash
 
a brief media report of something that has recently taken place
 
newscaster
 
one who delivers the news for broadcast on television, radio, etc
 
weather forecast
 
a prediction of future weather, often for a specific locality, in a newspaper or on the radio or television
 
 
  • TV
    • TV, TVs[ˈtiːˈviː](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an electronic communication medium that allows the transmission of real-time visual images, and often sound; a device for receiving television signals and displaying them in visual form
    • Example:
      • I have an old TV in the study.
      • Synonym(s):
        television
    • colour television(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a television set that displays images in colour
    • Example:
      • They still remember the time when they got their first colour television.
      • Synonym(s):
        colour TV
  • watch TV
    • watch TV(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • Do you want to watch TV?
    • on TV(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • There's a game show on TV.
    • broadcast, broadcast, broadcast[ˈbrɔːdkɑːst](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • to transmit a message or signal via radio waves or electronic means
    • Example:
      • The new radio show is being broadcast.
      • Synonym(s):
        air
    • channel, channels[ˈtʃænəɫ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a specific radio frequency or band of frequencies used for transmitting television
    • Example:
      • NBC is on channel 11 in San Jose.
    • programme, programmes[ˈpɹəʊɡɹæm](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a presentation that is broadcast on radio or television
    • Example:
      • The programme about Greek architecture starts at 9:00 on Channel 5.
    • teletext, teletexts(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a digital information on a channel's programme that you can access on TV
    • Example:
      • Have a look at the teletext to see when the programme starts.
    • coverage(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the amount of space or time given to an event in newspapers or on television
    • Example:
      • The coverage on the accident was high.
  • news
    • news[n(j)uːz](noun plural form)
    • Definition:
      • reports of current events broadcast via media such as newspapers or television
    • Example:
      • Is there any news about the storm?
    • newsflash, newsflashes(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a brief media report of something that has recently taken place
    • Example:
      • Television programmes were interrupted by a newsflash announcing that the Prime Minister had resigned.
    • newscaster, newscasters(noun)
    • Definition:
      • one who delivers the news for broadcast on television, radio, etc
    • Example:
      • The newscaster on TV has a strong accent.
    • weather forecast, weather forecasts(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a prediction of future weather, often for a specific locality, in a newspaper or on the radio or television
    • Example:
      • It may be sunny today, but the weather forecast is predicting rain for tomorrow.
      • Synonym(s):
        weather report, weathercast
 

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TV
broadcast
channel
programme
teletext
coverage
news
newsflash
newscaster
 
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        watch TV
        watch TV
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        broadcast
        to transmit a message or signal via radio waves or electronic means
        channel
        a specific radio frequency or band of frequencies used for transmitting television
        newsflash
        a brief media report of something that has recently taken place
        news
        reports of current events broadcast via media such as newspapers or television
        newscaster
        one who delivers the news for broadcast on television, radio, etc
        programme
        a presentation that is broadcast on radio or television
        coverage
        the amount of space or time given to an event in newspapers or on television
        on TV
        teletext
        a digital information on a channel's programme that you can access on TV
        watch TV
        TV
        an electronic communication medium that allows the transmission of real-time visual images, and often sound; a device for receiving television signals and displaying them in visual form
        weather forecast
        a prediction of future weather, often for a specific locality, in a newspaper or on the radio or television
        colour television
        a television set that displays images in colour
         
         
         

        Definition and Image

         
        en
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        watch TV
        news+1
        reports of current events broadcast via media such as newspapers or television
        TV
        an electronic communication medium that allows the transmission of real-time visual images, and often sound; a device for receiving television signals and displaying them in visual form
         
         
         
         

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