sizzle reel

noun
Updated on: 9 May 2018

Definition of sizzle reel

: a short, usually flashy video used to promote a product, service, proposed project, etc.
  • He and Kari are also pitching a family show to the networks. … The sizzle reel has his two teenage daughters in Maui, learning to cut sugarcane.
  • —Rebecca Flint Marx

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2006

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