televise
verb (-vised; -vising) Etymology: back-formation from television Date: 1927 transitive verb to broadcast (as a baseball game) by television intransitive verb to broadcast by television

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  • télévisé — télévisé, ée [ televize ] adj. • 1929; de téléviser ♦ Transmis par la télévision. Journal télévisé. Jeux télévisés. ⇒TÉLÉVISÉ, ÉE, part. passé et adj. I. Part. passé de téléviser. II. Adj. Transmis, diffusé par la télévision. Jeux, match,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Televise — is an electronic shoegazing band formed by ex Slowdive member Simon Scott (drummer/vocalist) in 2004.They released their debut single Smile in December 2004 followed by an EP, the 3 track Outside Out , in April 2005 to a warm reception from music …   Wikipedia

  • televise — 1927 back formation from TELEVISION (Cf. television), on model of other verbs from nouns ending in (v)ision (e.g. revise). Related: Televised; televising …   Etymology dictionary

  • televise — is a back formation from television, and is spelt ise, not ize, in both BrE and AmE …   Modern English usage

  • televise — [v] broadcast air, announce, beam, be on the air, communicate, go on the air, go on the airwaves, put on television, put on the air, show, simulcast, transmit; concepts 60,292 …   New thesaurus

  • televise — ► VERB ▪ record for or transmit by television. DERIVATIVES televisable adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • televise — [tel′ə vīz΄] vt., vi. televised, televising to put (something) on, or transmit (something) by, television televisor n …   English World dictionary

  • televise — UK [ˈtelɪvaɪz] / US [ˈteləˌvaɪz] verb [transitive] Word forms televise : present tense I/you/we/they televise he/she/it televises present participle televising past tense televised past participle televised to broadcast something on television a… …   English dictionary

  • televise — /tel euh vuyz /, v.t., v.i., televised, televising. to send or receive by television. [1925 30; back formation from TELEVISION] * * * …   Universalium

  • televise — verb to broadcast, or be broadcast, by television See Also: telecast …   Wiktionary

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