Definition of instant replay in English:

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instant replay


North American
An immediate playback of part of a television broadcast, typically one in slow motion showing an incident in a sports event.
Example sentences
  • They have instant replays, commentary, statistics, no foul weather or uncomfortable seats and, most importantly, if the game turns out to be boring, they can watch something else.
  • The great television in centerfield has jerky video on instant replays.
  • His actions were framed, admired, dictated, and conformed to the spectacle of the screen, his character was developed through instant replays, audience noises, and violent clashes with the Houston natives.

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Syllabification: in·stant re·play

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