instant replay


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instant replay

n.
1.
a. The recording and immediate playback of part of a live television broadcast, as of a sports play.
b. The part so recorded and replayed.
2. Informal Something repeated directly or soon after its original occurrence.

instant replay

n
(Broadcasting) another name for action replay

in′stant re′play


n.
1.
a. the recording and immediate rebroadcasting of a segment of a live television broadcast, esp. of a sports event.
b. the segment recorded and immediately rebroadcast.
2. any immediate repetition, review, or reenactment.
[1965–70, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.instant replay - the immediate rebroadcast of some action (especially sports action) that has been recorded on videotapeinstant replay - the immediate rebroadcast of some action (especially sports action) that has been recorded on videotape
repeating, repetition - the act of doing or performing again
telecasting, television, TV, video - broadcasting visual images of stationary or moving objects; "she is a star of screen and video"; "Television is a medium because it is neither rare nor well done" - Ernie Kovacs
Translations

instant replay

n (Am) (TV) → replay m inv
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