- a function of an audio or video recorder or player, as a cassette deck or DVR, that returns the audio or video incrementally to an earlier point.
- the button or other control that activates this reversing function.
OTHER WORDS FROM rewindre·wind·er, noun
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How to use rewind in a sentence
Also, with no automatic rewind feature, the cord must wrap around the bottom of the canister, which makes for awkward usage and storage.
Other great features include an automatic cord rewind that quickly retracts 26 feet of cord with the push of a button.
One fast-forwards ten seconds, and the other rewinds three seconds.
Then I hit rewind over an ad break and had to watch the same ads again.Future of TV Briefing: The top trends in TV, streaming and digital video so far in 2021|Tim Peterson|June 30, 2021|Digiday
Every app we’ve tried on Roku devices supports the 10-second rewind, though not every channel supports captions at the same time.
“I wish I could rewind that moment at that time,” says Jackson.Broadway’s Rebel, Tellin’ You to Hear It: A Portrait of Saul Williams|Alex Suskind|June 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Was it her deep regret and her wish to “to go back and rewind the tape”?
There is a sense of rewind, like you were a kid and you want your parents to see your work, to get their appreciation.
To understand why, rewind the clock about two and a half years.The Return of New Girl’s Coach…and of Faith in the Still-Great Comedy|Kevin Fallon|November 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In an ongoing and occasional series, Rewind will look back at a television show or film that has proven to resonate.Rewind: BBC’s Iconic Political Thriller ‘House of Cards’ Still Captivates|Jace Lacob|January 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He rubbed the back of his head, looked at the viewsphere, then checked the playback index and tapped the rewind.Indirection|Everett B. Cole
The rewind order starts a unit rewinding and does not tie up the TC.
Rewinding is accomplished by giving the rewind order, move tape to load point, MLP.
Before the carrier is stopped its action is such as to automatically rewind its spring.Inventions in the Century|William Henry Doolittle
At this instant slacken the cord so that the disk may continue turning, and rewind the string.Educational Toys|Louis C. Petersen