Sound-bite meaning

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A short audio or video clip taken from a speech or press conference and broadcast especially during a news report.
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A short, catchy statement resembling those quoted or replayed by reporters.
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A brief, quotable remark, or excerpt from a speech, made as by a politician and suitable for use on TV or radio newscasts.
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(journalism, television) An extract from a speech or interview used as edited into a news or other broadcast; an interview clip, especially seen as particularly expressive or pithy.
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(often pejorative) A one-liner deliberately produced for this purpose; a statement specifically intended to be punchy and memorable.
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