Definition of footage
: length or quantity expressed in feet: as a : board feet b : the total number of running feet of motion-picture film used (as for a scene or subject); also : the material contained on such footage
Examples of footage in a sentence
Some disturbing footage of the war was shown on the evening news.
First Known Use of footage
FOOTAGE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of footage for English Language Learners
: scenes or action recorded on film or video
: the size of something measured in feet
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