Definition of footage in English:


Line breaks: foot|age
Pronunciation: /ˈfʊtɪdʒ


[mass noun]
  • 1Part of a cinema or television film recording a particular event: film footage of the riot
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    • Detectives have been studying CCTV footage which shows two boys in the area about the time of the attacks.
    • The displays are paired with archival video footage showing how many of the devices were used in research studies.
    • Raw video footage was edited and narration was provided from carefully prepared scripts.
  • 2Size or length measured in feet: the square footage of the room
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    • Do academics as a rule occupy a greater square footage than, say, solicitors or accountants?
    • Can an estate agent include an unconverted garage or attic in the total square footage?
    • It now has 10 bedrooms and a square footage that is four times the size of the average family home.

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