1The time allotted to or occupied by a particular subject, actor, etc., on film or television.‘these characters deserve more screen time’
2Time spent using a device such as a computer, television, or games console.
- ‘Too much screen time has also been associated with obesity and has fed into wider cultural laments that children don't get out enough.’
- ‘Ask teachers how much screen time kids get each day.’
- ‘People do not want to hear that the American Academy of Pediatrics says that children under two should not have any screen time.’
- ‘Limit your children's recreational screen time to fewer than two hours a day.’