autocue


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Autocue

(ˈɔːtəʊˌkjuː)
n
(Broadcasting) trademark an electronic television prompting device whereby a prepared script, unseen by the audience, is enlarged line by line for the speaker. US and Canadian name (trademark): Teleprompter
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.autocue - a device that displays words for people to read
device - an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose; "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
Teleprompter - a prompter for television performers
Translations

autocue

[ˈɔːtəʊkjuː] N (Brit) (TV) → autocue m, chuleta f

Autocue®

[ˈɔːtəʊkjuː] (British) nprompteur m

Autocue®

n (Brit TV) → ˜ Teleprompter® m

Autocue

® [ˈɔːtəʊˌkjuː] n (Brit) (TV) → gobbo
References in periodicals archive ?
And paying anyone a penny more than a hard-working London bus driver for the undemanding job of reading an autocue (like Fiona Bruce or Gary Lineker) is an outrageous waste of taxpayer funds.
Autocue and a Vitec Videocom brand, is pleased to demonstrate how teleprompting can save your production time and money through making the unlimited version of their popular QStart teleprompter software free to everyone with effect from July 1, 2016.
In that Olly Murs misunderstood everything he had to read off the autocue.
But when faced with a faulty autocue - and without her glasses - Selina, who is barely competent at the best of times, finds herself having to improvise.
AND This Morning's Amanda Holden going from a satellite link with the owners of 12st 7lb pitbull Hulk, who was in a, ahem, state of arousal, to the weekly prize competition with an Autocue line from the gods: "It's quite a package.
The first year students took turns reading to camera from an autocue, and played the part of sports reporter and weather reader.
7 October 2014 - UK broadcasting, entertainment and photographic services supplier Vitec Group Plc (LON:VTC) announced today it had completed the acquisition of domestic broadcasting and teleprompters solutions provider Autocue Group Limited.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 7, 2014-Vitec closes Autocue deal
As usual, Jonathan Ross will be on autocue duties for tonight's live action.
Autocue will launch the first prompter designed specifically for a DSLR.
A TV anchorwoman unwittingly shared news of her engagement with millions of viewers after reading from an autocue that had been tampered with by her boyfriend.
Summary: Bradley Cooper joked about the autocue as he picked up the gong for Best Actor at the Elle Style Awards.