au·​to·​cue ˈȯ-tō-ˌkyü How to pronounce autocue (audio)
plural autocues
: teleprompter
Inside, Murdoch stood at a lectern where he relied on an autocue to deliver his 13-minute introductory speech.Guy Adams, The Independent (London), 22 Oct. 2011

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1953, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of autocue was circa 1953

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“Autocue.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

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