follow Dictionary.com

What's the "een" in Halloween?

between-the-lens shutter

[bih-tween-th uh lenz] /bɪˈtwin ðə ˈlɛnz/
noun, Photography
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for between-the-lens shutter

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for be

4
5
Scrabble Words With Friends