Meaning of “indie” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “indie” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"indie" in American English

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indieadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈɪn·di/

indienoun [ C ]

us /ˈɪn·di/

music or a film produced by a such company, or a company that produces such music or films:

The film is a low-budget indie that grossed forty-two million dollars.

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"indie" in Business English

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indienoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɪndi/ us informal

a small independent company that makes films, music, etc.:

It may be difficult for indies to stay afloat in today's unforgiving climate.
The band was signed to a small indie label.
a low-budget indie film

(Definition of “indie” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)