- miniseries ► NOUN ▪ a television drama shown in a small number of episodes.
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miniseries — or mini series [min′ē sir΄ēz] n. pl. miniseries a TV drama or docudrama broadcast serially in a limited number of episodes … English World dictionary
Miniseries — A miniseries (also mini series), in a serial storytelling medium, is a television show production which tells a story in a planned limited number of episodes. The exact number is open to interpretation; however, they are usually limited to fewer… … Wikipedia
Miniseries — Télésuite Feuilletons télévisés par période / genre / origine Liste complète Une télésuite (en franglais : mini série – en anglais : miniseries – en portugais : minissérie) est un feuilleton télévisé de courte durée et de peu d… … Wikipédia en Français
miniseries — UK [ˈmɪnɪˌsɪəriːz] / US [ˈmɪnɪˌsɪrɪz] noun [countable] Word forms miniseries : singular miniseries plural miniseries a film made to be shown on television in several parts on different days … English dictionary
miniseries — /min ee sear eez/, n., pl. miniseries. 1. a short series of events or presentations. 2. Television. a program or film broadcast in parts, as the dramatization of a literary work: The novel was made into a four part miniseries. [1970 75; MINI +… … Universalium
miniseries — noun A television series with a small number of episodes not intended to last a complete season. My favorite miniseries of all time is the old BBC adaptation of I Claudius … Wiktionary
miniseries — noun Date: 1972 a television production of a story presented in sequential episodes … New Collegiate Dictionary
miniseries — min|i|se|ries [ˈmıniˌsıəriz US ˌsır ] n a television film that is divided into several parts. Each part is shown on a different evening … Dictionary of contemporary English
miniseries — min|i|se|ries [ mıni,sıriz ] (plural min|i|se|ries) noun count a movie made to be shown on television in several parts on different days … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
miniseries — n. series that appears in episodes (Television) … English contemporary dictionary