or slide show

[ slahyd-shoh ]
/ ˈslaɪdˌʃoʊ /


a presentation of photographic slides, or images on a transparent base, placed in a projector and viewed sequentially on a screen.
a presentation of digital images, sometimes with text, viewed in progression on a screen.

Origin of slideshow

First recorded in 1955–60; slide + show Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for slideshow

slide show


a display of photographic transparencies using a slide projector
any display in the form of a series of static images, such as on a computer screen


(prenominal) presented as a series of static imagesslide-show presentation
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