Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “footage”


noun [U]
a piece of film showing an event: Detectives were studying security video footage taken from several locations around the van.
MEASURES the size of an area or building in feet: The department was asked to check the square footage of the house.
(Definition of footage from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of footage?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “footage” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day


a type of dark brown beer with a bitter taste

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More