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 Projectors have always been a polarizing topic among home theater enthusiasts. Mike Wehner, BGR, 10 June 2021 Stepping up your home theater game is definitely a worthwhile investment. Wired Staff, Wired, 5 June 2021 Beyond gaming, this is the perfect kind of keyboard to pair with a home theater media PC. Janhoi Mcgregor, Forbes, 27 Apr. 2021 But Harmony remotes did, as a proliferation of home theater devices drove our need for more widgets to control them. Brian Barrett, Wired, 18 Apr. 2021 That might mean adding a home office or home theater, for instance, or transforming a nook into a space for distance-learning. cleveland, 18 Apr. 2021 But HDTVs have introduced a whole new way of arranging home theater gear. John Herrman, Popular Mechanics, 1 Apr. 2021 There are eight bedrooms, a conservatory, a home theater, a gym, a wine cellar and eight bathrooms. Lauren Beale, Forbes, 13 May 2021 The walk-out lower level was made for entertaining with a party/game room with a full bar, wine cellar, home theater and access to the lakeside patio with a firepit. cleveland, 7 May 2021

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First Known Use of home theater

1982, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of home theater was in 1982

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17 Jun 2021

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“Home theater.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/home%20theater. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of home theater

: 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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