recording

noun
re·​cord·​ing | \ ri-ˈkȯr-diŋ How to pronounce recording (audio) \

Definition of recording

Examples of recording in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Welch appears hellbent, too, on erasing the stunted, solitary days of quarantine; the album’s recording process, fatefully set to begin in March 2020, was derailed by the pandemic like so many others. Bobby Olivier, SPIN, 12 May 2022 And a local business executive, Teresa Knox, recently restored the historic Church Studio, a recording studio once owned by native son and musician Leon Russell, where Tom Petty signed his first record deal. Washington Post, 6 May 2022 And a local business executive, Teresa Knox, recently restored the historic Church Studio, a recording studio once owned by native son and musician Leon Russell, where Tom Petty signed his first record deal. Annie Gowen, Anchorage Daily News, 6 May 2022 There are text-to-speech placeholders for some pings while Blizzard finishes the recording process. Kris Holt, Forbes, 26 Apr. 2022 Early last month, a shooting at another East Point recording studio took the life of a man, police said at the time. Rosana Hughes, ajc, 26 Apr. 2022 What is the recording process like — especially through the pandemic? Rebecca Milzoff, Billboard, 22 Apr. 2022 To get to this point of sharing her music, Brown had to be intentional with her time, take control of her emotions and find safe ways to start the recording process before the music industry reopened for business. Cindy Watts, PEOPLE.com, 31 Mar. 2022 Night told Rolling Stone that learning to acknowledge and confront the stresses of emotional upheaval was a group effort during the Further Joy recording process. Kat Bouza, Rolling Stone, 30 Mar. 2022 See More

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'recording.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of recording

1910, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About recording

Time Traveler for recording

Time Traveler

The first known use of recording was in 1910

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near recording

record holder

recording

recording agent

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for recording

Last Updated

17 May 2022

Cite this Entry

“Recording.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/recording. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More Definitions for recording

recording

noun
re·​cord·​ing | \ ri-ˈkȯr-diŋ How to pronounce recording (audio) \

Kids Definition of recording

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Which Word Does Not Belong?

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!