Definitions for TVˈtiˈvi

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

TVˈtiˈvi(n.)(pl.)TVs.

  1. television .

    Category: Radio and Television

Origin of TV:

1948

TV-14

  1. a television program rating advising parents that a program is unsuitable for children under the age of 14.

    Category: Showbiz

Origin of TV-14:

1997

TV-G

  1. a television program rating advising parents that a program is suitable for all ages.

    Category: Showbiz

Origin of TV-G:

1997

TV-M

  1. a television program rating advising parents that a program is for mature audiences only and unsuitable for those under the age of 17.

    Category: Showbiz

Origin of TV-M:

1997

TV-PG

  1. a television program rating advising parents that some material in a program may be unsuitable for children. Compare PG.

    Category: Showbiz

Origin of TV-PG:

1997

TV-Y

  1. a television program rating advising parents that a program is appropriate for children of all ages.

    Category: Showbiz

Origin of TV-Y:

1997

TV-Y7

  1. a television program rating advising parents that a program is appropriate for children aged 7 and above.

    Category: Showbiz

Origin of TV-Y7:

1997

Princeton's WordNet

  1. television, telecasting, TV, video(noun)

    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

  2. television receiver, television, television set, tv, tv set, idiot box, boob tube, telly, goggle box(noun)

    an electronic device that receives television signals and displays them on a screen

    "the British call a tv set a telly"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. TV(noun)ˈivˈi

    television

    a new flat screen TV; What's on TV tonight?

Wiktionary

  1. TV(Noun)

    television

  2. TV(Noun)

    transvestite

  3. tv(Abbreviation)

    Alternate form of TV

Freebase

  1. tv

    The domain name .tv is the Internet country code top-level domain for the islands of Tuvalu. Except for reserved names like com.tv, net.tv, org.tv and others, any person may register second-level domains in tv. The domain name is popular, and thus economically valuable, because it is an abbreviation of the word television.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'TV' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1521

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'TV' in Nouns Frequency: #709


Translations for TV

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

TV(abbreviation)

television

What's on TV tonight?; Turn on the TV; a 21-inch TV.

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