prime-time
adjective see prime time

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  • Prime time — or primetime is the block of programming on television during the middle of the evening. Definition In North America, television networks feed their prime time programming in two blocks: one for the Eastern, Central, and Mountain time zones, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Prime Time — oder Primetime bezeichnet: Hauptsendezeit im Fernsehen; in Deutschland ist dies etwa zwischen 20:15 und 22:15 Uhr Prime Time (Hörfunk), Hauptsendezeit im Hörfunk morgens zwischen fünf Uhr und zehn Uhr Mediale Inhalte: Prime Time/Spätausgabe, eine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Prime Time — Prime|time, die; , s, Prime Time, die; , s [ pra̮imta̮im ; engl. prime time, aus: prime = Haupt ; hauptsächlich u. time = Zeit] (Fernsehjargon): beste, günstigste Zeit (für Fernsehsendungen); Hauptsendezeit. * * * Prime|time [ praɪm taɪm], die; …   Universal-Lexikon

  • prime-time — ˈprime time adjective [only before a noun] MARKETING relating to the time in the evening when most people are watching television, and the cost of advertising is at its most expensive: • The three major networks combined share of the prime time… …   Financial and business terms

  • prime time — prime .time n [U] the time in the evening when the largest number of people are watching television ▪ a prime time entertainment programme ▪ prime time television ▪ prime time audiences ▪ a speech that was broadcast live during prime time …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • prime´-time´ — prime time, the peak hours of television viewing (in the United States, approximately 6 to 11 P.M.): »The network was…gambling on soap opera in prime time (Time). –prime´ time´, adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • prime time — / praim taim/, it. /praim taim/ locuz. ingl. (propr. primo [prime ] tempo [time ] ), usata in ital. come s.m. invar. (radiotel.) [la fascia oraria tra le 20.30 e le 22.30, in cui si verifica la maggior percentuale di ascolto di un programma… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • prime time — [pʀajmtajm] n. m. ÉTYM. 1987; mots angl. « première heure ». ❖ ♦ Anglic. Audiovisuel. Partie de la grille du programme télévisuel située en début de soirée (20 h 30 22 h environ) et qui correspond à l heure de la plus forte écoute, valorisée… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • prime time — prime ,time noun uncount * the most popular time for watching television, which is in the middle of the evening …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • prime time — ► NOUN ▪ the time at which a radio or television audience is expected to be greatest …   English terms dictionary

  • prime\ time — [ prajmtajm ] n. m. • 1987; mots angl. « première heure » ♦ Audiovis. Partie de la grille du programme télévisuel recouvrant l émission principale de la soirée et correspondant à l heure de plus forte écoute …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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