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Screen

Meanings and phrases

screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a white or silvered surface where pictures can be projected for viewing; silver screen; projection screen
  2. a protective covering that keeps things out or hinders sight; blind
  3. the display that is electronically created on the surface of the large end of a cathode-ray tube; CRT screen
  4. a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something; cover; covert; concealment
  5. a protective covering consisting of netting; can be mounted in a frame
  6. the personnel of the film industry; filmdom; screenland
  7. partition consisting of a decorative frame or panel that serves to divide a space
  8. a door that consists of a frame holding metallic or plastic netting; used to allow ventilation and to keep insects from entering a building through the open door; screen door
  9. a strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles; sieve

screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. test or examine for the presence of disease or infection; test
  2. examine methodically
  3. separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff; riddle
  4. examine in order to test suitability; screen out; sieve; sort
  5. project onto a screen for viewing
  6. prevent from entering; block out
  7. protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm; shield

CRT screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the display that is electronically created on the surface of the large end of a cathode-ray tube; screen

active matrix screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a type of LCD screen used for some portable computers; there is a separate circuit for each pixel

computer screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a screen used to display the output of a computer to the user; computer display
E.g.
  • When used on a computer screen, however, it indicates recently deleted information.
  • The user sees on the computer screen the musical score exactly as it will be printed out.
  • Both of them read and process the radar data and show the movements on a computer screen.

diffusing screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a transparent filter that reduces the light (or some wavelengths of the light) passing through it; light filter

fire screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a metal screen before an open fire for protection (especially against flying sparks); fireguard

projection screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a white or silvered surface where pictures can be projected for viewing; screen; silver screen

rood screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a screen in a church; separates the nave from the choir or chancel
E.g.
  • The rood screen is 15th-century and not well preserved.
  • The rood screen was carved in 1933.
  • The rood screen and all internal decoration were removed at this time.

screen actor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an actor who plays a role in a film; movie actor
E.g.
  • Bob Mercer (actor) Bob Mercer is a British screen actor.
  • Noizeux was married to stage and screen actor Noël Roquevert.
  • Job Stewart Job Stewart (20 January 1934 — 23 October 1991) was a British stage and screen actor.

screen background

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (computer science) the area of the screen in graphical user interfaces against which icons and windows appear; background; desktop

screen door

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a door that consists of a frame holding metallic or plastic netting; used to allow ventilation and to keep insects from entering a building through the open door; screen

screen font

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the font that is displayed on a computer screen; raster font

screen memory

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an imagined memory of a childhood experience; hides another memory of distressing significance

screen off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. partition by means of a divider, such as a screen; separate off

screen out

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. examine in order to test suitability; screen; sieve; sort

screen pass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a short forward pass in which the receiver is protected by a screen of blockers
E.g.
  • I said 'Did you put Da'Rel in for that screen pass?'
  • On second down, a screen pass to Tony Hill only gained a yard.
  • I called a screen pass.

screen saver

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (computer science) a moving design that appears on a computer screen when there has been no input for a specified period of time

screen test

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a filmed audition of an actor or actress
E.g.
  • Wright helped him prepare for the screen test.
  • I then had a screen test with Kym Marsh and Brooke Vincent.
  • On June 18, 1982, he went into NBC studios for a screen test.

silk screen print

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a print made using a stencil process in which an image or design is superimposed on a very fine mesh screen and printing ink is squeegeed onto the printing surface through the area of the screen that is not covered by the stencil; silkscreen; serigraph

silver screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a white or silvered surface where pictures can be projected for viewing; screen; projection screen
  2. the film industry
E.g.
  • She acted in theater in parallel with the silver screen.
  • In 1910 he left the stage and joined as an actor on the silver screen.
  • Rotimi made his silver screen debut in the film "Black Nativity" (2013).

smoke screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (military) screen consisting of a cloud of smoke that obscures movements; smokescreen
  2. an action intended to conceal or confuse or obscure; smokescreen
E.g.
  • One Soviet patrol boat was hit and retreated under smoke screen.
  • After emerging from the smoke screen, Hipper was again engaged by Burnett's cruisers.
  • He intends to set up a smoke screen, hide behind it, and then emerge to launch a torpedo salvo.

touch screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a computer display that enables the user to interact with the computer by touching areas on the screen; touchscreen
E.g.
  • The DS touch screen was a primary point of interest.
  • The game is controlled entirely through touch screen input.
  • This brings touch screen technology to those who were previously unable to use it.

wide screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a projection screen that is much wider than it is high

window screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. screen to keep insects from entering a building through the open window

big screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Fourteen years later, events were brought to the big screen.
  • He was always passionate about media, be it big screen or small.
  • Although she didn't appear, she had a thank you speech on big screen.

screen appearance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This would be Warrick's final screen appearance.
  • She made her final screen appearance in "S.O.B."
  • He made his first screen appearance on 21 November 2012.

first screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Thompson filmed his first screen kiss with her.
  • He made his first screen appearance on 21 November 2012.
  • Her first screen experience began with the American Company.

screen debut

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The 1945 film version marked her screen debut.
  • The serial marks the small screen debut of Sara Bhatti.
  • It marked the screen debut of Northern Irish actor Trevor.

stage and screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Noizeux was married to stage and screen actor Noël Roquevert.
  • He also wrote a book on fencing on stage and screen, and an autobiography.
  • K. R. Ramaswamy was an actor of both stage and screen in the 1940s and 50s.

screen time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • With 136-minute screen time, Pari doesn't head anywhere."
  • There is no consensus on the safe amount of screen time for adults.
  • This was the first film in which Davis had equal screen time with a female co-star.

small screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The serial marks the small screen debut of Sara Bhatti.
  • It had a small screen showing the currently playing track.
  • The serial was brought to the small screen by Sagar Art creations.

first screen appearance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He made his first screen appearance on 21 November 2012.
  • The character makes her first screen appearance in "Rock & Chips".
  • He made his first screen appearance during the episode broadcast on 13 July 2011.

green screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It features both actual sets and use of green screen.
  • "Sanctuary" was mostly filmed on virtual green screen sets.
  • Little Mix's driving scenes were filmed in front of a green screen.

video screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • So I finessed that book into the video screen".
  • The monster was never mentioned by name, being seen briefly on a video screen inside the minivan.
  • In many home surround sound units, the center channel is positioned above or below the video screen.

screen name

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His screen name is Chintapalli Ramana.
  • At the time, she was using her former screen name Schai Sigrist.
  • Pohli used 'Shera' as his screen name in most of his Hindi movies.

television screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A television screen will allow them to watch the reaction of the audience all over the world.
  • It also requires a CRT television screen since the Zapper gun will not work with LCD or HDTV's.
  • Internet Browser allows users to browse the web on the Wii U GamePad and/or the television screen.

screen adaptation

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the 1980s, there were plans for a large-scale Swedish screen adaptation.
  • The first screen adaptation of a James Bond story was a teleplay that aired in 1954.
  • Many critics now consider Olivier's "Richard III" his best screen adaptation of Shakespeare.

full screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • All places marked in the map are linked in the larger full screen map.
  • It was advertised as "The full screen phone" with thin edges, though it lacked a robust resolution.

title screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The title screen always uses "The Super Shinobi" regardless of the console region.
  • A player losing all lives is presented with a choice to continue or return to the title screen.
  • The title screen was also updated, showing an in-game reproduction of the promotional artwork behind the logo.

screen doors

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The stations are fitted with platform screen doors.
  • Platform screen doors have been added to the subway platforms.
  • Nonami Station has a single underground island platform with platform screen doors.

across the screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Drawing a series of these and the user gets a man walking across the screen.
  • The short ends with the slogan "destination unlimited" written across the screen.
  • The ship can move in any direction across the screen and also has a limited amount of shield.

split screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Amok" includes both cooperative and deathmatch two-player modes via split screen.
  • Each episode makes frequent use of split screen scenes, with usually three images shown in one screen.
  • Several game modes are available: single race, championship, time trial and 2 players with split screen.

screen credit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Du Pont wanted on screen credit but Lawrence refused.
  • A significant screen credit is the 1990 AIDS drama, "Longtime Companion".
  • His next screen credit was the film "Burglar", released on March 20, 1987.

large screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A selection of skypers was scrolled randomly along a large screen in the studio.
  • The company has now expanded the range of models up to Ultra high resolution large screen models.
  • MicroLED allows for the elimination of display bezels, creating the illusion of a single large screen.

off screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A man appears from off screen and sits down opposite the girl.
  • Swift hangs up on him and he walks off screen into the nightclub.
  • When he is off screen, Ralph can be heard saying "Everybody's hugging".

platform screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The stations are fitted with platform screen doors.
  • Nonami Station has a single underground island platform with platform screen doors.
  • Unusually for a driverless metro, no platform screen doors are installed on station platforms.

platform screen doors

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The stations are fitted with platform screen doors.
  • Nonami Station has a single underground island platform with platform screen doors.
  • Unusually for a driverless metro, no platform screen doors are installed on station platforms.

screen printing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2006 she followed a screen printing course at MK24 in Amsterdam.
  • The centre began with a café, a screen printing room and rehearsal spaces for bands.
  • The label is printed on the lacquer layer, usually by screen printing or offset printing.

phenotypic screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Male and female animals underwent a standardized phenotypic screen to determine the effects of deletion.

screen to determine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Male and female animals underwent a standardized phenotypic screen to determine the effects of deletion.

screen credits

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Her screen credits include Kate in "Hustle" for BBC and the "Les Misérables" film.
  • Playten's screen credits include "Ladybug Ladybug" (1963), "Who Killed Mary What's 'Er Name?"
  • In addition to his screen credits Frederiksen has performed extensively in Australian live theatre.

made her screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Toussaint made her screen debut in 1983.
  • Although she had not yet made her screen debut, Peters was highly publicized.
  • In 2019, Elsesser made her screen acting debut in the Safdie brothers' "Uncut Gems".
E.g.
  • Male and female animals underwent a standardized phenotypic screen to determine the effects of deletion.

screen role

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His first credited screen role was in the film "Radio Cab Murder" (1954).
  • His first screen role was appearing as Leo Singer in the film "David" (1979).
  • It was the first major screen role for Anne Francis, Rita Moreno, and Anne Jackson.

appeared on screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She has since retired and not appeared on screen since 1986.
  • She occasionally appeared on screen in sketches and other segments.
  • She first appeared on screen in Himesh Reshammiya's album "Aap Kaa Surroor".

screen presence

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His screen presence was at par with that of Jeet and acting was top-notch.
  • The critics singled out Raghav's vivacious performance and praised his screen presence.
  • By the end of the 1940s, Jones had aged into a beefier screen presence and into very physical character roles.

home screen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The home screen, called "Start screen", is made up of "Live Tiles".
  • Contacts can be added to the home screen by pinning them to the start.
  • Howard Taubman of the "New York Times" did not like the play saying "the plot is spaced out as mechanically as if it were to run forever on the home screen."

screen size

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The screen size and price remained unchanged.
  • It measures 26m by 20m with a total screen size of 520m².
  • Increased screen size can be achieved by reprogramming the CRTC.

screen version

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The film is a screen version of the novel by Gogol.
  • It was the third screen version of American writer Booth Tarkington's novel "Penrod and Sam".
  • In 1920 she wrote the screen version of "Peter Ibbetson", starring Elsie Ferguson and Wallace Reid.

screen during

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The character first appeared on screen during the episode airing on 26 November 2008.
  • The original OSD was merely to placate users who were faced with a snowy screen during auto tuning.
  • Out of nearly 700 entries worldwide, programmers selected 215 films to screen during the 4-day festival.
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