Foley

noun, often attributive
Fo·​ley | \ ˈfō-lē \

Definition of Foley

: sound effects created for a film usually used before another noun a Foley artistFoley effects — see also foley catheter

First Known Use of Foley

1984, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Foley

Jack D. Foley †1967 American sound technician

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