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talk·ie

 (tô′kē)
n. Informal
A movie with a soundtrack.
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talkie

(ˈtɔːkɪ)
n
(Film) informal an early film with a soundtrack. Full name: talking picture
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talk′ing pic′ture


n.
a motion picture with a soundtrack.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.talkie - a movie with synchronized speech and singing
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"
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Translations

talkie

[ˈtɔːkɪ] Npelícula f sonora
the talkiesel cine sonoro
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

talkie

n (dated inf)Tonfilm m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

talkie

[ˈtɔːkɪ] n (Cine) (old) (fam) with the advent of the talkiecon l'avvenuto del sonoro
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Summary: Walkie Talkie app faces the same regulatory issues as FaceTime
The license-free walkie talkie provides the perfect solution as it provides peer-peer multi-user connection and will function even in the remotest of areas.
Tha an 'Walkie Talkie', aon dhe na toglaichean mora ura anns a' bhaile, nas leathainne aig a' mhullach na aig a laraich air an talamh.
Tourists yesterday marvelled at Rafael Vinoly's Walkie Talkie tower as its curved glass reflected sunlight at 50C - enough to fry an egg on the street below.
are some more features giving the long range walkie talkie a special edge.
A LONDON skyscraper known as the Walkie Talkie has been declared dangerous because it bounces heat from the sun to people and objects below.
The project in London's Fenchurch Street, dubbed the Walkie Talkie, has been on hold since 2009 because of the economic downturn.
We were tense with excitement at the start of a matinee screening of two American talkie films.
SKY cameras zoomed in on Smith using his walkie talkie several times during the first half before he moved to the dugout.