from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plural form of sound effect.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • The wind whistling through the bare-limbed trees outside the cave added sound effects to the story, sending a sympathetic shiver of excitement down Ayla's spine.

    The Clan of the Cave Bear

  • Then several things are happening at once: The titles are being laid out and opticals such as dissolves, fades and superimpositions are being ordered; the mixers are choosing sound effects and processing and cleaning up dialogue for the final mixing of the picture; and the theatre trailer is probably being prepared, along with approaches for the print advertising campaign.

    The Movie Business Book, Third Edition


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.