Soundtrack vs Nonsoundtrack - What's the difference?

soundtrack | nonsoundtrack |


As a noun soundtrack

is a narrow strip running down a movie film that carries the recorded sound in synchronization with the pictures.

As a verb soundtrack

is to provide, or to act as the sound or music component of a film.

As an adjective nonsoundtrack is

(rare) that is not a soundtrack.

soundtrack

English

Noun

(wikipedia soundtrack) (en noun)
  • A narrow strip running down a movie film that carries the recorded sound in synchronization with the pictures.
  • The sound (especially the music) component of a movie, video game, etc.
  • A recording of such music for sale.
  • Background sounds that are part of a bigger event.
  • * August 16 2014 , Daniel Taylor, " Swansea upstage Manchester United in Louis van Gaal’s Premier League bow," guardian.co.uk :
  • There was a startling lack of creativity and if Van Gaal had listened closely he would have made out the mocking chants from the away end, as the visiting fans embarked on the repertoire of songs that formed the soundtrack to David Moyes’s time in the job.

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To provide, or to act as the sound or music component of a film
  • nonsoundtrack

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (rare) That is not a soundtrack.
  • *{{quote-news, year=2007, date=February 11, author=Geoffrey Himes, title=John Waters’s Love Songs, Suitably Bizarre, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=“A Date With John Waters” (New Line Records), his second nonsoundtrack album, is a collection of his favorite twisted love songs. }}