offscreen

[awf-skreen, of-]
adjective
1.
occurring, existing, or done away from the motion-picture or television screen: an offscreen voice.
2.
in real life rather than on the motion-picture or television screen: the newscaster's offscreen personality.
adverb
3.
apart or away from motion-picture or television performances; in actual life: Offscreen he's a racing-car enthusiast.

Origin:
1930–35; off + screen

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Main Entry:  offscreen1
Part of Speech:  adj
Definition:  See off-screen
Main Entry:  offscreen2
Part of Speech:  adj
Definition:  See off-screen
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Example sentences
And smacking into a wall onscreen proved enormous fun, particularly compared to the equivalent offscreen.
When the performers on screen move their lips, the audience actually hears the voices of the talent offscreen.
Neal's offscreen life was the stuff of relentless heartbreak.
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