one or more lines of a translation of the lyrics of an opera, oratorio, etc. in a foreign language, displayed above the stage during a performance
Origin of supertitle; from super- (sense ), by analogy with subtitle ()
A written record or translation of the dialogue or lyrics of a musical or theatrical performance, shown on a screen above the performers. Also called surtitle.
- A surtitle
(third-person singular simple present supertitles, present participle supertitling, simple past and past participle supertitled)
- To surtitle.