Definition of outtake in English:

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outtake

Pronunciation: /ˈoutˌtāk/

noun

A scene or sequence filmed or recorded for a movie or program but not included in the final version.
Example sentences
  • Events are covered chronologically and supplemented by clips from over 120 films, contemporary interviews, archival footage, and film out-takes.
  • Perhaps I'm being overly picky but I think it would have been cool to have seen some deleted scenes or out-takes on this or any of the other films in the box set.
  • For example, those of us who do not own a DVD player don't get to view all the extra footage, behind-the-scenes out-takes, deleted scenes and yummy features that DVDs - but not videos - contain.

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Syllabification: out·take

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