wide–screen

play
adjective \ˈwīd-ˈskrēn\

Definition of wide–screen

  1. :  of or relating to a projected picture whose aspect ratio is substantially greater than 1.33:1

First Known Use of wide–screen

1953


WIDE–SCREEN Defined for English Language Learners

wide-screen

play
adjective

Definition of wide–screen for English Language Learners

  • : having a screen that is wider than the screen of most televisions


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