Definition of live blog in English:

live blog

Syllabification: 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
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    • Also, I'm about to log on to the live blog.
    • Welcome to our live blog of Oscars 2009.
    • The snow is due to turn heavier and more persistent this afternoon, according to the Met Office (see our live blog for more details).

verb

(live-blog) [with object] Back to top  
  • 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
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    • A blogger nearby perked his ears up from three feet away and started live-blogging the conversation.
    • As I watched all of this unfold, the only thing I regret having not done was bringing my work laptop so that I could have live-blogged the occasion.
    • We're going to live blog game 5 starting in the 2nd quarter.

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