nountrademark , British
A device which projects an enlarged image of a script on to a clear glass screen in front of a person speaking on television or in public, so enabling the speaker to read their speech while appearing to be looking at the viewers or audience.
More example sentences
- Reading an autocue while appearing relaxed and natural is not exactly rocket science.
- This is how some television newsreaders read, so that they can see the autocue as well as read what's in front of them.
- The input from his guests was minimal because he spent most of the time reading a rather lame script from an autocue.