- juxtaposition or partial superimposition of several shots to form a single image.
- a technique of film editing in which this is used to present an idea or set of interconnected ideas.
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How to use montage in a sentence
In addition to a montage of New Yorkers on the street scored to tinkling jazz, How to gives us a shot of the World Trade Center, gleaming upwards from Lower Manhattan.How to With John Wilson is the year’s best nature documentary|WIRED|November 29, 2020|Ars Technica
Extra points for the montages of bloopers and silly moments.Who wore it best? Rating Big Tech’s product debuts|Aaron Pressman|October 23, 2020|Fortune
Some will be of notable LGBTQ conservatives, some will be a montage of the larger LGBTQ conservative community, Moran said.Log Cabin’s new project seeks to duplicate success of Grenell video|Chris Johnson|August 26, 2020|Washington Blade
In the montage below, pay attention to how many times two Celtics were defending three Sixers on the weak side while two were on Embiid.When Joel Embiid Posts Up, The Celtics Are Ready|Jared Dubin|August 21, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
The decade’s most meme-worthy moment was a video montage of robots, some of them by Boston Dynamics, falling—over and over and over, in the most awkward ways possible.The Robot Revolution Was Televised: Our All-Time Favorite Boston Dynamics Robot Videos|Jason Dorrier|July 19, 2020|Singularity Hub
BuzzFeed provided the “definitive ranking” of its favorite characters in the montage.There Are More 'Too Many Cooks' Where That First Fever Dream Came From|Kevin Fallon|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A mixtape dubbed “Montage of Heck” has surfaced on the site Live Nirvana!Kurt Cobain’s Moody 1988 Mixtape: A Wormhole into the Strange Mind of a Rock Legend|Marlow Stern|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The sex scene between April and Mr. B. is a montage of discreet close-ups.The Next Great Coppola|Caryn James|May 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Montage after stunning montage depicting everything from the story of Adam and Eve to the creation of the universe.‘Noah’ is a Global Warming Epic About the Battle Between Religion and Science, Says Cinematographer|Marlow Stern|March 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For fans of the HBO potboiler True Detective, the opening montage is all-too-familiar.Sasha Grey on Her Secret ‘True Detective’ Cameo, ‘Open Windows,’ and the Duke Porn Star Backlash|Marlow Stern|March 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There were newsreel shots of V-1 and V-2 being blasted from their takeoff ramps and a montage of later experimental models.The Old Die Rich|Horace Leonard Gold
A whirling montage of laughing, challenging eyes and tossing sky-black hair and soft arms tightening around his neck.Slingshot|Irving W. Lande
Consciousness came back in little dribbles like a montage—half reality and half nightmare of the insomniac.A Woman's Place|Mark Irvin Clifton
At all events he owed his success in life primarily to Montage, to whom he appears to have acted as a sort of agent.Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete|Samuel Pepys
New voice in the background, while the screen presented a slow montage.We're Friends, Now|Henry Hasse
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Cultural definitions for montage
In art, making one composition by combining parts or the whole of other pictures, objects, or designs. In film, a stylized form of editing that provides a great deal of information in a short time. For example, the passing of years may be rendered by mixing shots of different seasons with shots of calendar pages turning.