home theater


Definition of home theater

: an entertainment system for the home that usually consists of a large television with video components (such as a DVD player and VCR) and an audio system offering surround sound

Examples of home theater in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Couling recommends that viewers who want the best audio experience should invest in a soundbar or a home theater audio system. Danielle Directo-meston, The Hollywood Reporter, 8 Feb. 2022 Sony adds that both of the new PS5/TV features will be available through its HT-A9 home theater system, and its HT-A7000/HT-A5000 soundbars - again following further firmware updates scheduled for spring 2022. John Archer, Forbes, 9 Oct. 2021 Naturally, the camper offers all the requisite creature comforts, such as A/C, central heating, ambient lighting and a Bose home theater system that pairs with the two TVs. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 23 Aug. 2021 Xbox players have access to Dolby Atmos for home theater and 3D audio over headphones, while PS5 supports Sony's 3D audio via headphones and TV. Kris Holt, Forbes, 28 June 2022 And, perhaps most impressive of all, the home theater looks just like the Millennium Falcon from Star Wars. Tori Latham, Robb Report, 24 June 2022 The Rep’s first home theater was a converted mortuary chapel in downtown San Diego. San Diego Union-Tribune, 7 June 2022 Appliances have been an area of strength for Best Buy, while sales of home theater and computers fell slightly, Ms. Barry said. Charity L. Scott, WSJ, 24 May 2022 Sonos on Wednesday announced an expansion of its lineup of home theater and portable device products, via the debut of new color variants for the Sonos Roam, along with the introduction of the Sonos Ray — a new ultraportable compact soundbar. Andy Meek, BGR, 11 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of home theater

1982, in the meaning defined above

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4 Aug 2022

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“Home theater.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/home%20theater. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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