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Definition of 'commentary'

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They fed off each other and were great pals away from the commentary box. The Sun (2016)We made changes to our commentary team in light of legal advice. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Radio commentary sets are provided for the blind and partially sighted, while sound reinforcement systems aid the hearing impaired. The Sun (2017)He used to go to the games, a radio in his pocket with a live commentary coming through his earphones. Times, Sunday Times (2017)And that was just in the commentary box. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Often these editions come with long and informative introductory essays and extended commentaries. Marius, Richard A Short Guide to Writing About History (1995)There is much politics and social commentary in this show. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This is a sumptuously filmed series and the commentary is informed and well read. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They should stick to just giving a commentary on the game. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But in a live broadcast commentary on a football match? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Follow the action with our live commentary. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Somehow people had found ways to listen to the radio commentary. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The result is more social commentary than science fiction. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She listens to a local radio commentary during games. The Sun (2014)And the social commentary is telling. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We went back to the car with about three laps to go so that we could hear radio commentary of the finish. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There is no facing Italian text or detailed commentary. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)One such book is his commentary on Luke. Christianity Today (2000)Follow all the action with our text commentary from 8pm timesonline. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Tune into our live commentary from 9am. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I watched from the commentary box amazed at his dedication and concentration. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Sky's Test match commentary team embrace a wide range of different characters. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Various magazines came and went, specialising in poetry, criticism and social commentary. Times, Sunday Times (2014)At the'invisible' side of the stage two characters provided a running commentary on the show. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And the Formula One commentary teams. The Sun (2013)There is some commentary on Romanian society here for those who want it, but the film is chiefly a study of the trials of marriage and parenthood. Times, Sunday Times (2009)

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Translations for 'commentary'

British English: commentary /ˈkɒməntərɪ; -trɪ/ NOUN
A commentary is a spoken description of an event that is broadcast on radio or television while it is taking place.
He turned on his radio to listen to the commentary.
  • American English: commentary
  • Arabic: تَعْلِيق
  • Brazilian Portuguese: comentário
  • Chinese: 解说词
  • Croatian: komentar
  • Czech: komentář
  • Danish: kommentar
  • Dutch: commentaar
  • European Spanish: crónica análisis
  • Finnish: selostus
  • French: commentaire
  • German: Kommentar
  • Greek: σχολιασμός
  • Italian: commento
  • Japanese: 実況解説
  • Korean: 논평
  • Norwegian: kommentar
  • Polish: komentarz
  • European Portuguese: comentário
  • Romanian: comentariu
  • Russian: комментарий
  • Spanish: comentario
  • Swedish: reportage
  • Thai: การแสดงความคิดเห็น คำวิจารณ์
  • Turkish: yorum
  • Ukrainian: коментар
  • Vietnamese: bài bình luận

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