home video

noun

Definition of home video

  1. 1 :  prerecorded videocassettes or videodiscs marketed for home viewing

  2. 2 :  a homemade movie usually filmed with a camcorder

Examples of home video in a Sentence

  1. the latest releases in home video

  2. We watched a home video of their wedding.

First Known Use of home video

1980


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home video

noun

Definition of home video for English Language Learners

  • : movies that are sold on videotapes or DVDs and are meant to be watched on television at home

  • : a home movie that is recorded with a video camera

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