sound bite

noun

Definition of sound bite

  1. :  a brief recorded statement (as by a public figure) broadcast especially on a television news program; also :  a brief catchy comment or saying

Examples of sound bite in a sentence

  1. His campaign relies on catchy sound bites.

1972

First Known Use of sound bite

1972


SOUND BITE Defined for English Language Learners

sound bite

noun

Definition of sound bite for English Language Learners

  • : a short recorded statement that is broadcast on a television or radio news program


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