verb see lip-synch

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lip sync — or Lip synch (short for lip synchronization) is a technical term for matching lip movements with voice. The term can refer to: a technique often used for performances in the production of film, video and television programs; the science of… …   Wikipedia

  • lip-sync — or lip synch [lip′siŋk΄] vt., vi. [< lip sync(hronization)] to synchronize lip movements with (recorded speaking or singing) n. the act or process of lip syncing …   English World dictionary

  • lip-sync — lip synch UK [ˈlɪp ˌsɪŋk] / US or lip sync UK / US verb [intransitive] Word forms lip synch : present tense I/you/we/they lip synch he/she/it lip syncs present participle lip syncing past tense lip synced past participle lip synced to pretend to… …   English dictionary

  • lip-sync — lip′ sync or lip′ synch v. t. 1) mot sbz to synchronize (recorded sound) with lip movements, as of an actor in a film 2) mot sbz to match lip movements with (recorded speech or singing) 3) sbz to synchronize or match lip movements and recorded… …   From formal English to slang

  • lip-sync — lip sync; lip sync·er; …   English syllables

  • lip-sync — (also lip synch) ► NOUN ▪ the movement of a performer s lips in synchronization with a pre recorded soundtrack. ► VERB ▪ perform (a song or speech) in this way. DERIVATIVES lip syncer noun …   English terms dictionary

  • lip-sync — verb move the lips in synchronization (with recorded speech or song) • Syn: ↑lip synch • Hypernyms: ↑mouth • Verb Frames: Somebody s * * * adjective Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

  • lip sync — noun combining audio and video recording in such a way that the sound is perfectly synchronized with the action that produced it; especially synchronizing the movements of a speaker s lips with the sound of his speech • Syn: ↑lip synchronization …   Useful english dictionary

  • lip-sync — /ˈlɪp sɪŋk/ (say lip singk) noun 1. the synchronisation of recorded music or speech with lip movements as in a performance which is televised or filmed. –verb (lip synched /ˈlɪp sɪŋkt/ (say lip singkt) or lip synced /ˈlɪp sɪŋkt/ (say lip singkt) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Lip-sync — Playback Voir « playback » sur le Wiktionnaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • lip-sync — /lip singk /, Motion Pictures, Television. v.t., v.i. 1. to synchronize (recorded sound) with lip movements, as of an actor in a film. 2. to match lip movements with (recorded speech or singing): She did a clumsy job of lip syncing her big song.… …   Universalium

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