talk·ie || 'tɔːkɪ n. talking picture, movie with a synchronized sound track

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  • talkie — (n.) motion picture with sound, 1913, from earlier talking picture (1908), from TALK (Cf. talk) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • talkie — [tôk′ē] n. [Old Informal] TALKING PICTURE …   English World dictionary

  • talkie — UK [ˈtɔːkɪ] / US [ˈtɔkɪ] noun [countable] Word forms talkie : singular talkie plural talkies old fashioned a film in which you hear the actors speak. Old films with no speaking are called silent films …   English dictionary

  • talkie — [[t]tɔ͟ːki[/t]] talkies N COUNT A talkie is a cinema film made with sound, as opposed to a silent film. [OLD FASHIONED] Garbo made two dozen films, first silent pictures then talkies …   English dictionary

  • talkie —  n.m. Fam. Talkie walkie …   Le dictionnaire des mots absents des autres dictionnaires

  • talkie — noun Date: 1913 a motion picture with a synchronized sound track …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Talkie — Dieser Artikel als Sprachausgabe. Unter Sprachsynthese versteht man die künstliche Erzeugung der menschlichen Sprechstimme (fälschlicherweise wird es oft auch als Synonym für Vorleseautomat oder Text to Speech System (TTS) verwendet) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • talkie — /taw kee/, n. Older Use. See talking picture. [1910 15, Amer.; TALK + (MOV)IE] * * * …   Universalium

  • talkie — noun /ˈtɔːki/ A movie with sound. Ant: silent film, silent movie …   Wiktionary

  • talkie — Synonyms and related words: 3 D, Cinemascope, Cinerama, Technicolor, Western, animated cartoon, black and white film, cartoon, chiller, cinema, color film, creepie, documentary, documentary film, educational film, feature, film, flick, flicker,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Talkie — Talefilm …   Danske encyklopædi

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