Definition Of transcribe


put (thoughts, speech, or data) into written or printed form.

each interview was taped and transcribed

Example Of transcribe

  • A smaller portion of their literature was written in chu nom, a writing system that uses a combination of Chinese characters to transcribe Vietnamese sounds.

  • All interviews were then transcribed verbatim (with the exception of minor phrases such as ‘uh-huh’).

  • All of the 19 identified genes are transcribed from the same DNA strand.

  • Audiotapes from the focus groups were transcribed by the researchers.

  • Bach's most famous organ work, the Toccata and Fugue in D minor, was transcribed for violin by Bruce Fox-Lefriche (who changed the key to A minor in the process).

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