supertitle

noun su·per·ti·tle \ ˈsü-pər-ˌtī-tᵊl \
|Updated on: 9 Jul 2018

Definition of supertitle

: a translation of foreign-language dialogue displayed above a screen or performance
  • an opera with supertitles
— compare subtitle

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1965

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