Advertisement

Advertisement

out-of-sync

[ out-uhv-singk ]

adjective

  1. Movies. (in the editing or projection of film) referring to any situation in which the sound does not correspond to the lip movements of an actor or to any other sound source on the screen.
  2. not synchronized.


Discover More

Word History and Origins

Origin of out-of-sync1

First recorded in 1945–50

Advertisement

Word of the Day

petrichor

[pet-ri-kawr]

Meaning and examples

Start each day with the Word of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Dictionary.com Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement


out of stockout of the blue