The practice of canceling or forgoing a cable television subscription or landline telephone connection in favor of an alternative Internet-based or wireless service: the cable industry has seen a decline in television subscribers as customers engage in cord cutting
More example sentences
- A service that offers live television could make cord cutting even more palatable.
- Cable's more reliable performance has served as a deterrent for cord cutting.
- It seems that a new statistic emerges every couple of weeks that attempts to quantify the severity of cord cutting.
Definition of cord cutting in:
- The British & World English dictionary