- 1 (subtitles) Captions displayed at the bottom of a cinema or television screen that translate or transcribe the dialogue or narrative: films in foreign languages with English subtitlesMore example sentences
- Also included on these discs are English closed captions and subtitles.
- It may seem a rather dull conversation, but it is one of the few conversations where Schultze's dialogue is not translated in the subtitles.
- As per other Anchor Bay releases, no subtitles or closed captioning are included.
- 2A subordinate title of a published work or article giving additional information about its content: the book had now acquired its final title with a qualifying subtitleMore example sentences
- The subtitle of my article published in last week's Mac Weekly leaves me bewildered.
- These began with boxes for a title and a subtitle.
- Page 23 has a title, a subtitle (which ends in a full stop, perhaps qualifying it as a sentence), and a dateline before anything which would qualify as body text.
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- 1Provide (a film or programme) with subtitles: much of the film is subtitledMore example sentences
- Over 100 cinemas in the UK now offer subtitled screenings of films.
- The film is subtitled in English, Spanish, and French.
- Despite being in English, the film is subtitled, presumably to aid the audience in coping with the heavy accents and unfamiliar idioms.
- 2Provide (a published work or article) with a subtitle: the novel was aptly subtitledMore example sentences
- Reiger actually subtitles this work as A History of the Sport - Its People and Places, Tackle and Techniques.
- But Wright does subtitle his work ‘a record of reactions in a land of pathos,’ by which he means that his travelogue is a chronicle of his emotional reactions to the place and its people.
- He subtitles his work, ‘Essays on the Reality of Science and Studies.’
More definitions of subtitleDefinition of subtitle in:
- The US English dictionary