Definition of live blog in English:

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live blog

noun

A blog providing commentary on an event while it is taking place, typically in the form of frequent short updates: keep sending your comments to our live blog
More example sentences
  • He was running a live blog for us from the event.
  • For a live blog of the summit you can have a look here.
  • I don't blame most of the people doing these live blogs.

verb

(live-blog) [with object]
Post commentary about (an event) online while the event is taking place, typically in the form of frequent short blog updates: the Wall Street Journal live-blogged the launch
More example sentences
  • Skippy will be live-blogging several panels today.
  • He is live-blogging a conference at Berkeley called "Crisis in News: Is There a Future for Investigative Reporting?"
  • Notes are also going to be up on the wiki, but I'll live-blog too.

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Syllabification: live blog

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