Try Our Apps


Avoid these words. Seriously.

candid camera

a small, handy camera, especially one having a fast lens for informal pictures.
Origin of candid camera
First recorded in 1925-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for candid camera
Historical Examples
  • He started to take the film from the candid camera, but did not complete the operation.

    The Clock Strikes Thirteen

    Mildred A. Wirt
British Dictionary definitions for candid camera

candid camera

  1. a small camera that may be used to take informal photographs of people, usually without their knowledge
  2. (as modifier): a candid-camera photograph
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for candid camera

Word Value for candid

Scrabble Words With Friends