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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dubbingnoun

    a new soundtrack that is added to a film


  1. dubbingnoun

    The replacement of a voice part in a film, particularly with a translation.

  2. dubbingnoun

    The transfer of recorded music from one medium to another.


  1. dubbing

    Dubbing is the process of replacing the original voice in television or film production with a different language or voice. This is often done in post-production and is mainly used in films, TV series, cartoons, and other media productions when they are being shown in a different country than where they were initially produced. It is also used to revise dialogue, adjust the tone, or enhance the accuracy of actors' performances.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dubbing

    of Dub

  2. Dubbingnoun

    the act of dubbing, as a knight, etc

  3. Dubbingnoun

    the act of rubbing, smoothing, or dressing; a dressing off smooth with an adz

  4. Dubbingnoun

    a dressing of flour and water used by weavers; a mixture of oil and tallow for dressing leather; daubing

  5. Dubbingnoun

    the body substance of an angler's fly

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dubbing in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dubbing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of dubbing in a Sentence

  1. Manuelito Wheeler:

    After dubbing Star Wars in Navajo and seeing the audience reaction, I knew we needed to do more for the kids, this movie is a true classic and we will work hard to uphold the Disney and Pixar standard while giving our Navajo kids an engaging and imaginative way to learn their language.

  2. Virdie Montgomery:

    Montgomery had been posting regular updates for students on his YouTube page, dubbing his videos the corona chronicles, providing students with encouragement as they finished out the spring semester online, rather than in the classroom. It just gave me a peace about it, its hard to put to words. Its rewarding just to know you did it.

  3. Naseem.Muhamad Ali:

    13 year experience as a receptionist medical departments. Voice dubbing different character searching online jobs

  4. Greg Peters:

    You go survey Americans, they say resoundingly they don't want to watch non English language content, but when you present that non English language show with great English language dubs — which might be surprising considering the history we have of bad dubbing — tremendous numbers will actually watch that show.

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