Share this entry
running commentary Syllabification: run·ning com·men·ta·ry
Pronunciation: /ˈrəniNG ˈkämənˌterē/

Definition of running commentary in English:


An oral description of events, given as they occur.
Example sentences
  • The president of the Swindon Old Town Rotary Club, which organises the annual event, gave a running commentary.
  • Also, take a look at Tulip Girl, who has a running commentary on events and links to a number of other Ukrainian blogs and news sites.
  • The All India Radio, Madurai, broadcast a running commentary of the event.
Definition of running commentary in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources