or slide show

[ slahyd-shoh ]

  1. a presentation of photographic slides, or images on a transparent base, placed in a projector and viewed sequentially on a screen.

  2. a presentation of digital images, sometimes with text, viewed in progression on a screen.

Origin of slideshow

First recorded in 1955–60; slide + show

Words Nearby slideshow Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use slideshow in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for slide show

slide show

  1. a display of photographic transparencies using a slide projector

  2. any display in the form of a series of static images, such as on a computer screen

  1. (prenominal) presented as a series of static images: slide-show presentation

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