home theater

noun
|Updated on: 29 Jul 2018

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

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First Known Use of home theater

1982

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Definition of home theater for English Language Learners

  • : an entertainment system for your home that usually includes a large television, a DVD player or VCR, and a sound system with many speakers


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