Definition of audio text in English:

audio text


  • 1The part of a script, storyboard, etc., that is to be spoken (as opposed to camera or stage directions, or graphic elements).

  • 2A spoken recording of a piece of writing; specifically a pre-recorded commentary for an audio guide or similar device.

  • 3An automated electronic system that plays recorded information to a person calling a designated telephone number.


1950s; earliest use found in The New Yorker.