closed-captioned

[ klohzd-kap-shuh nd ]
/ ˈkloʊzdˈkæp ʃənd /

adjective

(of a television program, film, or video) distributed with synchronized transcription of speech and written descriptions of other relevant audio elements, as for the hearing-impaired, that are visible only when the option to display them is selected. Abbreviation: CC

QUIZZES

CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THIS MIDDLE SCHOOL PART OF SPEECH QUIZ!

How well do you know your adjectives from your adverbs? Your preposition from your pronouns? Your interjections from your conjunctions? Let’s put your knowledge of parts of speech to the text! Note: Many of the following questions will ask you to identify the parts of speech “in order.” That means the first word in all capital letters will correspond to the first option in an answer, and so on.
Question 1 of 10
In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.

Origin of closed-captioned

First recorded in 1975–80

OTHER WORDS FROM closed-captioned

closed captioning, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for closed-captioning

closed-captioned

adjective

(of a video recording) having subtitles which appear on screen only if the cassette is played through a special decoder
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