Definition of Web TV in US English:

Web TV

(also WebTV)


  • 1Cable television. disused.

  • 2The distribution of original television programs and video content over the World Wide Web; programming and video content of this kind.

  • 3A television capable of providing additional functionality when connected to the Internet, especially one that can used to display and interact with websites.


1950s; earliest use found in Television Magazine. From web + TV.


Web TV

/ˈwɛb ˌtiːˈviː/