voice-over

noun
\ˈvȯis-ˌō-vər \

Definition of voice-over 

1a : the voice of an unseen narrator speaking (as in a motion picture or television commercial)

b : the voice of a visible character (as in a motion picture) expressing unspoken thoughts

2 : a recording of a voice-over

First Known Use of voice-over

circa 1947, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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The first known use of voice-over was circa 1947

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voice-over

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English Language Learners Definition of voice-over

: words that are spoken in a movie or television program by a person who is not seen

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