studio

noun
stu·​dio | \ ˈstü-dē-(ˌ)ō How to pronounce studio (audio) , ˈstyü- \
plural studios

Definition of studio

1a : the working place of a painter, sculptor, or photographer
b : a place for the study of an art (such as dancing, singing, or acting)
2a : a place where motion pictures are made
b : a company that produces motion pictures
3 : a place maintained and equipped for the transmission of radio or television programs
4 : a place where audio recordings are made

Examples of studio in a Sentence

the president of a major Hollywood studio
Recent Examples on the Web Choose from studio cabins, one-, two- or three-bedroom units and even an elegant Victorian. Roger Naylor, The Arizona Republic, 24 May 2022 It was emblazoned with the logo of Wu-Tang Clan; Williams had worked at the multiplatinum-selling rap group’s Staten Island studio. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 24 May 2022 North America saw its first video game union form at the end of 2021 at Vodeo Games, an indie studio with about a dozen employees. Suhauna Hussainstaff Writer, Los Angeles Times, 23 May 2022 Demi Lovato revealed the lead single for their upcoming eighth studio album on Monday (May 23), through a simple yet effective tweet. Rania Aniftos, Billboard, 23 May 2022 The series is exec produced by Titmouse, the animation studio that is based at Amazon. Lesley Goldberg, The Hollywood Reporter, 23 May 2022 It was emblazoned with the logo of Wu-Tang Clan; Williams had worked at the multiplatinum-selling rap group's Staten Island studio. CBS News, 23 May 2022 Styles whipped up a couple of lists and stories of his own on his new third studio album Harry’s House, but none that are quite suitable for a children’s bedtime story. Larisha Paul, Rolling Stone, 23 May 2022 Williams had worked at the multiplatinum-selling rap group's Staten Island studio, but his lawyer notes that there was no telling how many hometown fans might have had Wu-Tang Clan hats at the time. Jennifer Peltz, ajc, 23 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of studio

1800, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for studio

Italian, literally, study, from Latin studium

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26 May 2022

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“Studio.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/studio. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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More Definitions for studio

studio

noun
stu·​dio | \ ˈstü-dē-ˌō How to pronounce studio (audio) , ˈstyü- \
plural studios

Kids Definition of studio

1 : the place where an artist, sculptor, or photographer works
2 : a place for the study of an art
3 : a place where movies are made
4 : a place from which radio or television programs are broadcast

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