talking head

noun

Definition of talking head

  1. :  the televised head and shoulders shot of a person talking; also :  a television personality who appears in such shots

Examples of talking head in a Sentence

  1. The debate was followed by hours of talking heads analyzing the candidates' performances.

First Known Use of talking head

1968


TALKING HEAD Defined for English Language Learners

talking head

noun

Definition of talking head for English Language Learners

  • : a person who gives information or opinions on a television show and whose head and shoulders are shown on the television screen

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