Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: widescreen  'wId,skreen
  1. A screen (esp. a TV screen) which is much wider than it is high
Noun: wide screen
  1. A projection screen that is much wider than it is high
Adjective: wide-screen  'wId,skreen
  1. (motion pictures) projected on a screen with much greater width than height

Derived forms: wide screens, widescreens

See also: broad, wide

Type of: projection screen, screen, silver screen

Encyclopedia: Widescreen

Wide screen