dolly shot


noun Movies, Television.

a camera shot taken from a moving dolly.

Nearby words

  1. dollfuss, engelbert,
  2. dollhouse,
  3. dollop,
  4. dolly,
  5. dolly mixture,
  6. dolly varden,
  7. dolly varden pattern,
  8. dolly-posh,
  9. dollyman,
  10. dolma

Origin of dolly shot

First recorded in 1930–35

Also called track shot, tracking shot, trucking shot.

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