talkie

[ taw-kee ]
/ ˈtɔ ki /

noun Older Use.

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Origin of talkie

An Americanism dating back to 1910–15; talk + (mov)ie
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British Dictionary definitions for talkie

talkie
/ (ˈtɔːkɪ) /

noun

informal an early film with a soundtrackFull name: talking picture
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