Recent Examples of microphone from the Web
By bringing state-of-the-art equipment to the endeavor, including high-tech microphones, Peer produced high-quality work.
Every time Ball sees a microphone or a TV camera, he's inspired to improvise a new one-man show with wild antics and outlandish statements sure to top his last performance.
Wax Bey is standing in typical Real Bey fashion, with her hand on her hip and holding a microphone.
Patrons take turns placing their orders via a microphone before moving to the register to pay for and collect their meal.
THE young woman with the microphone cajoles, hectors and wheedles customers with the breathless enthusiasm of a livestock auctioneer at a county fair.
Every single word went through the microphone into the pulpit!
The technician had accidentally mixed up the channels and put the walkie-talkie through the priest’s microphone.
Vagabon also recognizes the advantages of alternating her distance from the microphone, which emphasizes certain words over others.
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Origin and Etymology of microphone
First Known Use: 1878See Words from the same year
MICROPHONE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of microphone for English Language Learners
: a device into which people speak or sing in order to record their voices or to make them sound louder
MICROPHONE Defined for Kids
Definition of microphone for Students
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