Meaning of Kodak moment in English:

Kodak moment

Pronunciation /ˈkəʊdak ˈməʊm(ə)nt/


  • An occasion suitable for memorializing with a photograph.

    ‘the phone is a great way to avoid missing a Kodak moment’
    • ‘even policemen stood on chairs to capture a Kodak moment’


1980s from Kodak, the proprietary name of a photography company, + moment.