from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A secondary, usually explanatory title, as of a literary work.
- n. A printed translation of the dialogue of a foreign-language film shown at the bottom of the screen.
- transitive v. To give a subtitle to.
- transitive v. To provide with subtitles: a film that was subtitled for English-speaking audiences.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A heading below or after a title.
- n. Textual versions of the dialog in films, usually displayed at the bottom of the screen.
- v. To create subtitles for the dialog in a film.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A secondary or subordinate title of a book, usually explanatory.
- n. The repetition of the leading words in the full title at the head of the first page of text.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. translation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen
- v. supply (a movie) with subtitles
- n. secondary or explanatory title
sub- + title (Wiktionary)