Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

on-screen

[on-skreen, awn-]
See more synonyms for on-screen on Thesaurus.com
adjective
  1. 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.
  2. displayed on a television screen; supplied by means of television: an on-screen course in economics.
Show More
adverb
  1. in a motion picture or television program or in one's professional life: On-screen he's a villain.
Show More

Origin of on-screen

First recorded in 1950–55
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for on-screen

Contemporary Examples