video nasty


Definition of video nasty

British, informal

  1. :  a very violent or offensive movie that is on video

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  videotape: such as

    :  a recording of a motion picture or television program for playing through a television set

    :  a videotaped performance of a song often featuring an interpretation of the lyrics through visual images

  1. :  being, relating to, or used in the transmission or reception of the television image — compare audio

    :  being, relating to, or involving images on a television screen or computer display

  1. :  disgustingly filthy

    :  physically repugnant

    :  indecent, obscene

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