podcast

noun
pod·​cast | \ ˈpäd-ˌkast How to pronounce podcast (audio) \

Definition of podcast

: a program (as of music or talk) made available in digital format for automatic download over the Internet

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Other Words from podcast

podcast verb
podcaster noun

Examples of podcast in a Sentence

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The brand most closely associated with the polyglot designer has released a new podcast featuring one of Lagerfeld’s final interviews. Steff Yotka, Vogue, "Karl Lagerfeld Has the Last Word on Chanel’s New Podcast," 2 Mar. 2019 Harris was speaking at a live podcast taping in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, the last in a packed weekend of events. Chloe Angyal, Marie Claire, "Kamala Harris Says It’s Time To Make Women Full Citizens At Last," 27 Feb. 2019 Together, the duo have a skincare line, co-host the Dr. and Mrs. Guinea Pig podcast, and developed a diet plan that ranked as the second most popular diet search trend of 2018. Karla Walsh, Woman's Day, "Everything You Need to Know About the Dubrow Diet," 29 Jan. 2019 Each week, in stories and a new podcast, AP reporters examine the political trends that will drive the national conversation tomorrow. Washington Post, "Ground Game: Will family separation outcry hurt Texas GOP?," 29 June 2018 In some ways, podcasts are still in the stone ages. Claire Atkinson, NBC News, "Pandora's CEO on turning around the streaming music giant," 21 June 2018 Francesca Cavallo and Elena Favilli, the creators of Rebel Girls, have recently recruited famous feminists from the modern day to retell these fabled stories on a new podcast that shares the name of their books. Eliana Dockterman, Time, "Tarana Burke Retells the Story of Harriet Tubman on the Rebel Girls Podcast," 5 June 2018 Be prepared with tons of games, books, podcasts, movies, or anything else that will keep you occupied for the duration of the flight. Carly Benson, SELF, "7 Important Tips for Traveling While Sober and Having an Even Better Time," 14 Feb. 2019 At this stage of her life Diane wants to spread her message to women through a variety of outlets—podcasts, a YouTube channel, more books—and to focus on philanthropy. Alex Kuczynski, Town & Country, "Diane and Talita von Furstenberg Turn an American Empire into a Family Dynasty," 7 Feb. 2019

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First Known Use of podcast

2004, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for podcast

iPod, trademark for a portable media player + broadcast

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The first known use of podcast was in 2004

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podcast

noun

English Language Learners Definition of podcast

: a program (such as a music or news program) that is like a radio or television show but that is downloaded over the Internet

podcast

noun
pod·​cast | \ ˈpäd-ˌkast\

Kids Definition of podcast

: a program (as of music or talk) made available in digital format to be downloaded automatically over the Internet

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