Definition of subwoofer in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsəbˌwo͝ofər/


A loudspeaker component designed to reproduce very low bass frequencies.
Example sentences
  • If you like to listen to strong, bass-heavy music, you should get powerful amplifiers and ample subwoofers.
  • One way out is to purchase a separate PC subwoofer sound system if you are planning to watch a lot of stuff on your TV.
  • This is where crossover comes into its own - it is the meeting point of frequencies from the subwoofer and the speakers.

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Syllabification: sub·woof·er

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