closed-captioned

Use Closed-captioned in a sentence

closed-captioned

[klohzd-kap-shuhnd]
adjective
(of a television program) broadcast with captions, as for the hearing-impaired, that are visible only with the use of a decoder attached to the television set.

Origin:
1975–80

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To closed-captioned
Collins
World English Dictionary
closed-captioned
 
adj
(of a video recording) having subtitles which appear on screen only if the cassette is played through a special decoder

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences
The video is closed-captioned and can be used in a variety of ways.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature