HyperDic: caption

English > 4 senses of the word caption:
NOUNcommunicationcaptiontaking exception
communicationcaption, subtitletranslation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program
communicationcaption, legendbrief description accompanying an illustration
VERBpossessioncaptionprovide with a caption, as of a photograph or a drawing
caption > pronunciation
Soundskae'pshahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > caption: 4 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaningtaking exception; especially a quibble based on a captious argument.
Example"a mere caption unworthy of a reply"
Broaderexceptiongrounds for adverse criticism
Adjectivescaptioustending to find and call attention to faults / faults
English > caption: 4 senses > noun 2, communication
Meaningtranslation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen.
Synonymsubtitle
Part ofmovie, film, picture, moving picture, moving-picture show, motion picture, motion-picture show, picture show, pic, flickA form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement
Broadertranslation, interlingual rendition, rendering, versionA written communication in a second language having the same meaning / meaning as the written communication in a first language
Spanishsubtítulo, subtítulos
Verbscaptionprovide with a caption, as of a photograph or a drawing
English > caption: 4 senses > noun 3, communication
Meaningbrief description accompanying an illustration.
Synonymlegend
Part ofillustrationartwork that helps make something clear or attractive
BroadertitleA general or descriptive heading for a section of a written work
Spanishcomentario, leyenda, pie de foto, subtítulo, título
Catalanllegenda
Verbscaptionprovide with a caption, as of a photograph or a drawing
English > caption: 4 senses > verb 1, possession
MeaningProvide with a caption, as of a photograph or a drawing.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broadersupply, provide, render, furnishGive something useful or necessary to
Spanishanotar
Participleclosed-captionedbroadcast with captions that are seen only on receivers having special equipment
Nounscaptionbrief description accompanying an illustration
captiontranslation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program

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