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instant replay

noun

Simple Definition of instant replay

  • : a recording of an action in a sports event that can be shown on television immediately after the original play happens

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of instant replay

  1. :  a video recording of an action (as a play in football) that can be played back (as in slow motion) immediately after the action has been completed; also :  the playing of such a recording

Examples of instant replay in a sentence

  1. They showed the winning goal again in an instant replay.

  2. We watched the goal again on instant replay.



1966

First Known Use of instant replay

1966


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