[ pod-kast, ‐kahst ]
/ ˈpɒdˌkæst, ‐ˌkɑst /
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a digital audio or video file or recording, usually part of a themed series, that can be downloaded from a website to a media player or computer: Download or subscribe to daily, one-hour podcasts of our radio show.
verb (used with or without object)
to record and upload as a podcast: He podcasts once a week on various topics.She podcasts her lectures.
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Origin of podcast
First recorded in 2000-05; iPod + (broad)cast
OTHER WORDS FROM podcastpodcaster, noun
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How to use podcast in a sentence
Meltem Demirors, chief strategy officer at CoinShares, joins the podcast to share why she is still bullish on Bitcoin.Bitcoin bulls and bears: Tech execs discuss what’s in store for cryptocurrency|Brett Haensel|November 19, 2020|Fortune
The new series of our AI podcast, In Machines We Trust, is all about face recognition.Citizens are turning face recognition on unidentified police|Tate Ryan-Mosley|November 18, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Indeed, the 74-year-old country legend had found a new following among a younger audience thanks to a podcast and a Netflix special.Of course Dolly Parton helped fund the Moderna vaccine|Claire Zillman, reporter|November 18, 2020|Fortune
Gass said during a conversation on Fortune’s Leadership Next podcast.‘We were making it up as we went.’ Kohl’s CEO on weathering the COVID storm|Verne Kopytoff|November 17, 2020|Fortune
You can reply to messages or listen to podcasts straight from the river.macOS Big Sur is now available|Brian Heater|November 12, 2020|TechCrunch
I'm off to create podcasting gold with AC Jimbo—it should be up here before midnight.World Cup Wrap-Up|Joshua Robinson|June 12, 2010|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for podcast
/ (ˈpɒdˌkɑːst) /
an audio file similar to a radio broadcast, which can be downloaded and listened to on a computer, mp3 player, mobile phone, etc
verb -casts, -casting, -cast or -casted
(intr) to create such files and make them available for downloading
(tr) to make (music, interviews, etc) available using this format
Derived forms of podcastpodcaster, nounpodcasting, noun
Word Origin for podcast
from i (Pod) + broad (cast)
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