Definition of background music in English:
Music intended as an unobtrusive accompaniment to an activity or to provide atmosphere in a film.
- Though he has won an award in the first film in which he scored music as well as background music, it had been a patient wait for him.
- He seems to treat the game as background music, mere accompaniment for his solo.
- There was no background music and film songs were strictly barred.
Definition of background music in:
- US English dictionary