wide-angle lens

noun

Definition of wide-angle lens

:a camera lens that is used to take pictures that show a wider view than other lenses

Word by Word Definitions

wide-angle play
  1. : having or covering an angle of view wider than the ordinary

  2. : having, involving the use of, or relating to a wide-angle lens

lens play
  1. : a piece of transparent material (such as glass) that has two opposite regular surfaces either both curved or one curved and the other plane and that is used either singly or combined in an optical instrument for forming an image by focusing rays of light

  2. : a combination of two or more simple lenses

  3. : a piece of glass or plastic used (as in safety goggles or sunglasses) to protect the eye

  1. : to make a motion picture of : film


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