dollied dollied

Definition(s):

  1. (n) conveyance consisting of a wheeled support on which a camera can be mounted
  2. (n) conveyance consisting of a wheeled platform for moving heavy objects
  3. (n) a small replica of a person; used as a toy

Usage(s):

  1. Standard cinema technique is to use only one camera, which is dollied forward or backward for each different shot.
  2. Stalin suffered a stroke, and, as the CBS camera dollied in for the climactic closeup, Khrushchev dramatically refused him any aid.
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