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occurring within a motion picture or television show or in an actor's professional life:
a raucous on-screen personality that was at odds with his quiet private life.
displayed on a television screen; supplied by means of television:
an on-screen course in economics.
in a motion picture or television program or in one's professional life:
On-screen he's a villain.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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All functions are accessed with a thumb-operated controller and easy-to-navigate,
Perhaps the government is worried that the ensuing violence
may incite violence off-screen as well.
stalkings have been no less disturbing.
But the collision of the right actor and the right director can cause a spark that ignites magic
Her admirers have been legion from the moment she appeared
As compelling as she is
, in real life she can be restrained and self-effacing to the point of blandness.
He flinched as the soldiers
ordered him to be quiet.
If you enjoy sinking yourself into a role and not worrying about it being your face
, this does offer you that.
The real attraction of digital television, however, is the
keyboard is perfect for interacting with content on the web.
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