Definition of 'vinyl'
Example sentences containing 'vinyl'
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It follows the news that 3m vinyl records were sold last year. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Listeners spent 2.4 million on vinyl albums last week while spending only 2.1 million on digital downloads. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He had two other albums in the vinyl top ten. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But the main draw is its ability to convert vinyl to digital formats. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Vinyl flooring formed an important element of the game. Somewhere East of Life (1994)Vinyl sales are at their highest for six years. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Vinyl records and rugs for horses had spilled from the hold. The Sun (2014)It saw off the vinyl record and the video cassette. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He compared the phenomenon to the continued preference of some people for music from vinyl records heard through a gramophone. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Digital has come along and replaced CDs and vinyl. The Sun (2010)This has to be done on a slippery floor - vinyl works well. The Sun (2012) CD and vinyl will continue to be popular with certain groups for a long time to come. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The fastest and easiest way to transfer vinyl direct to CD! The Sun (2008)I have about 20,000 vinyl albums and am enjoying a new record lounge we finished in our home. The Sun (2013)We've seen an increase in vinyl sales, for example. Times, Sunday Times (2013)After the final show, the painting will be split into hundreds of limited-edition vinyl albums. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Vinyl sales rose 50 per cent as CDs and downloads slumped in a year. The Sun (2015)The bathroom floors are vinyl, which seems a bit mean, and there are no fitted wardrobes. Times, Sunday Times (2006) Sales of vinyl albums now account for 3.9 per cent of music sales, double the amount a year ago. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Very recently I was going through some old vinyl albums and came across an original copy of Camelot. The Sun (2007)The rise of streaming music and video and the popularity of smartphone games has been accompanied by an unexpected revival of the old-fashioned vinyl LP. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Used Occasionally. vinyl is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'vinyl'
British English: vinyl NOUN
Vinyl is a strong plastic used for making things such as floor coverings and furniture.
...a modern vinyl floor covering.
Definition of vinyl from the Collins English Dictionary
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