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laugh track

noun
1.
a separate sound track of prerecorded laughter added to the sound track of a radio or television program to enhance or feign audience responses.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65
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Examples for laugh track
  • Even if the robot creeps you out, a laugh track might tell you to feel other wise.
  • It is a perfect example of that weird sitcom blend of real rage punctuated by timed breaks for the laugh track.
  • The live laugh is more infectious than a laugh track.
  • Facing a slump in the sitcom genre, some producers are taking new series off the beaten laugh track.
  • Despite something of a sitcom look, it is an enjoyable piece that needs no laugh track.
  • Most shows were about fake people doing fake things with a laugh track to remind us it was supposed to be funny.

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