Definition of photocall in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfəʊtəʊkɔːl/

Entry from British & World English dictionary


An occasion on which famous people pose for photographers by arrangement.
Example sentences
  • Hollywood actress Halle Berry poses during a photocall to promote her latest movie Catwoman in Barcelona on Friday.
  • The cast of The Lad Aladdin took time off rehearsals yesterday for a photocall ahead of the show, which opens next Thursday.
  • Traditionally, the main party leaders have united in support of EU treaties, generally posing for a joint photocall once the campaign begins.
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