Examples of television in a Sentence
people who turn on the television the minute they walk in the door
Recent Examples of television from the Web
Then a breaking news report on television announced that the Illinois National Guard had been activated to respond to the riot.
Doncic, of course, is more of a mystery because his games for Real Madrid aren’t as readily available on television.
Savvy as the wimpy fiancé, Henle’s sweetest moments revolve around Howard’s belief that appearing on television as a weatherman is akin to stage acting; his general cluelessness is always funny and endearing.
This is particularly important since transgender characters on television are often shown as little more than their gender, or in tragic or upsetting plot lines.
And while ads for opioid drugs were typically not shown on television, Greene says the cultural and political shifts that made direct-to-consumer advertising possible also changed the reception to the persistent pushing of opioids by industry.
Even streaming device Roku now sells ads, adding more competition for legacy television networks.
But one man’s discomfort is a Reddit user’s happiness, so the whole thing went viral and CWK turned into this whole thing, rekindling the debate about whether television networks should show kids crying during sporting events.
The trick is to borrow from performance styles that already have accepted cinematographies, that audiences know how to watch on television already.
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Origin and Etymology of television
First Known Use: 1900See Words from the same year
TELEVISION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of television for English Language Learners
: an electronic system of sending images and sounds by a wire or through space
: a piece of equipment with a screen that receives images and sounds sent by television
: programs that are broadcast by television
TELEVISION Defined for Kids
Definition of television for Students
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