subwoofer

noun sub·woof·er \ ˈsəb-ˈwu̇-fər \
Updated on: 9 Dec 2017

Definition of subwoofer

: a loudspeaker responsive only to the lowest acoustic frequencies

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First Known Use of subwoofer

1975


SUBWOOFER Defined for English Language Learners

subwoofer

noun

Definition of subwoofer for English Language Learners

  • : a speaker (sense 5) that produces very low sounds


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