Definition of haul video in US English:

haul video


  • A video, posted on a social media site, in which someone shows and describes products they have purchased during a particular episode of shopping.

    ‘I was watching her haul video and she was talking about a shirt she'd bought’
    • ‘I had heard rave reviews about all of their products and I decided after months of YouTubing haul videos to stop by the store and purchase a few items.’
    • ‘More than 5.6 million hours of haul videos were watched online in 2014.’
    • ‘YouTube haul videos have become so popular that the bigger names are now bona-fide social media stars.’
    • ‘A guilty pleasure of mine is watching shopping haul videos, and I have no idea why but once I start watching one I can't stop.’
    • ‘Haul videos tend to feel more authentic and honest to the audience because they are usually filmed immediately post a shopping spree and usually show the products in their original condition and packaging.’
    • ‘She records haul videos - young girls interested in fashion, shopping and trends tune in with massive numbers.’