televise

verb tele·vise \ ˈte-lə-ˌvīz \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of televise

televised; televising
transitive verb
: to broadcast (something, such as a baseball game) by television
intransitive verb
: to broadcast by television

Examples of televise in a Sentence

  1. The same network will televise the tournament next year.

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Origin and Etymology of televise

back-formation from television


TELEVISE Defined for English Language Learners

televise

verb

Definition of televise for English Language Learners

  • : to broadcast (something) by television


TELEVISE Defined for Kids

televise

verb tele·vise \ ˈte-lə-ˌvīz \

Definition of televise for Students

televised; televising
: to send (a program) by television


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