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subtitle

a secondary and usually explanatory title, as in a literary work
Not to be confused with:
subtopic – one of the divisions into which a main topic may be divided

sub·ti·tle

 (sŭb′tīt′l)
n.
1. A secondary, usually explanatory title, as of a literary work.
2. A printed translation of foreign-language dialogue shown at the bottom of the screen, as in a film or a television broadcast.
tr.v. sub·ti·tled, sub·ti·tling, sub·ti·tles
1. To give a subtitle to.
2. To provide with subtitles: a film that was subtitled for English-speaking audiences.

subtitle

(ˈsʌbˌtaɪtəl)
n
1. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) an additional subordinate title given to a literary or other work
2. (Film) (often plural) films
a. a written translation superimposed on a film that has foreign dialogue
b. explanatory text on a silent film
vb
(tr; usually passive) to provide a subtitle for
subtitular adj

sub•ti•tle

(ˈsʌbˌtaɪt l)

n., v. -tled, -tling. n.
1. a secondary or subordinate title of a literary work, usu. of explanatory character.
2. a repetition of the leading words in the full title of a book at the head of the first page of text.
3.
a. (in motion pictures and television) the text of dialogue, speeches, etc., translated into another language and projected onto the bottom of the screen.
b. (in silent motion pictures) a caption.
v.t.
4. to give a subtitle or subtitles to.
[1875–80]

subtitle


Past participle: subtitled
Gerund: subtitling

Imperative
subtitle
subtitle
Present
I subtitle
you subtitle
he/she/it subtitles
we subtitle
you subtitle
they subtitle
Preterite
I subtitled
you subtitled
he/she/it subtitled
we subtitled
you subtitled
they subtitled
Present Continuous
I am subtitling
you are subtitling
he/she/it is subtitling
we are subtitling
you are subtitling
they are subtitling
Present Perfect
I have subtitled
you have subtitled
he/she/it has subtitled
we have subtitled
you have subtitled
they have subtitled
Past Continuous
I was subtitling
you were subtitling
he/she/it was subtitling
we were subtitling
you were subtitling
they were subtitling
Past Perfect
I had subtitled
you had subtitled
he/she/it had subtitled
we had subtitled
you had subtitled
they had subtitled
Future
I will subtitle
you will subtitle
he/she/it will subtitle
we will subtitle
you will subtitle
they will subtitle
Future Perfect
I will have subtitled
you will have subtitled
he/she/it will have subtitled
we will have subtitled
you will have subtitled
they will have subtitled
Future Continuous
I will be subtitling
you will be subtitling
he/she/it will be subtitling
we will be subtitling
you will be subtitling
they will be subtitling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been subtitling
you have been subtitling
he/she/it has been subtitling
we have been subtitling
you have been subtitling
they have been subtitling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been subtitling
you will have been subtitling
he/she/it will have been subtitling
we will have been subtitling
you will have been subtitling
they will have been subtitling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been subtitling
you had been subtitling
he/she/it had been subtitling
we had been subtitling
you had been subtitling
they had been subtitling
Conditional
I would subtitle
you would subtitle
he/she/it would subtitle
we would subtitle
you would subtitle
they would subtitle
Past Conditional
I would have subtitled
you would have subtitled
he/she/it would have subtitled
we would have subtitled
you would have subtitled
they would have subtitled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.subtitle - translation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen
interlingual rendition, translation, version, rendering - a written communication in a second language having the same meaning as the written communication in a first language
motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, moving picture, moving-picture show, pic, film, picture show, flick, picture - a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement; "they went to a movie every Saturday night"; "the film was shot on location"
2.subtitle - secondary or explanatory title
title - a general or descriptive heading for a section of a written work; "the novel had chapter titles"
Verb1.subtitle - supply (a movie) with subtitles
performing arts - arts or skills that require public performance
furnish, provide, supply, render - give something useful or necessary to; "We provided the room with an electrical heater"
Translations
تَرْجَمَة الفِلْم على الشّاشَهعُنْوان فَرْعي
podtitultitulek
undertekstundertitel
alcímfelirat
òÿîingartextiundirtitill
paantraštėsubtitras
apakšvirsrakstssubtitrs
podtitul
textremsaundertitel
alt başlıkalt yazıaltyazı

subtitle

[ˈsʌbˌtaɪtl]
A. N [of book, play etc] → subtítulo m
subtitles (Cine, TV) → subtítulos mpl
B. VT
1. (Cine, TV) → subtitular
2. [+ book, play] → subtitular

subtitle

[ˈsʌbtaɪtəl]
n subtitles
npl (CINEMA)sous-titres mpl

subtitle

nUntertitel m (also Film)
vt filmmit Untertiteln versehen; book etceinen Untertitel geben (+dat); the film is subtitled in Englishder Film hat englische Untertitel; the book is subtitled …das Buch hat den Untertitel

subtitle

[ˈsʌbˌtaɪtl] n (Cine) → sottotitolo

subtitle

(ˈsabtaitl) noun
1. a second or explanatory title to a book.
2. on a cinema film etc, a translation of foreign speech appearing at the bottom of the screen. I found it difficult to read the subtitles.
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