Definitions for tvˈtiˈvi
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word tv
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Category: Radio and Television
Origin of TV:
a television program rating advising parents that a program is unsuitable for children under the age of 14.
Origin of TV-14:
a television program rating advising parents that a program is suitable for all ages.
Origin of TV-G:
a television program rating advising parents that a program is for mature audiences only and unsuitable for those under the age of 17.
Origin of TV-M:
a television program rating advising parents that some material in a program may be unsuitable for children. Compare PG.
Origin of TV-PG:
a television program rating advising parents that a program is appropriate for children of all ages.
Origin of TV-Y:
a television program rating advising parents that a program is appropriate for children aged 7 and above.
Origin of TV-Y7:
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
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
a new flat screen TV; What's on TV tonight?
Alternate form of 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
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'tv' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1521
Rank popularity for the word 'tv' in Nouns Frequency: #709
Translations for tv
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
What's on TV tonight?; Turn on the TV; a 21-inch TV.
- TVPortuguese (BR)
- televize, TV (zkratka)Czech
- TV, der FernseherGerman
- τηλεόραση (συντομογρ.)Greek
- TV (televiisori, televisiooni lühend)Estonian
- टीवी, टेलीविजनHindi
- televizor, TVCroatian
- televízió, tvHungarian
- televīzija; televizorsLatvian
- tv, televisieDutch
- fjernsyn, TVNorwegian
- telewizja, telewizorPolish
- телек; телевизорRussian
- TV, tvSwedish
- โทรทัศน์ (คำย่อของ television)Thai
- (縮寫)電視Chinese (Trad.)
- телебачення; телевізорUkrainian
- ٹيلي ويژن، ٹي ويUrdu
- máy vô tuyến truyền hìnhVietnamese
- 电视（缩写式）Chinese (Simp.)
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