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Phrasal Verbs

zoom in

This page is about the phrasal verb zoom in

Meaning

If a photographer or a camera zooms in, the image changes so that it looks as if the camera is moving closer to the object being photographed or filmed.

For example

  • zoom in If you want to zoom in, press the "plus" sign.

  • zoom in on sth After zooming in on his face, she took the photo.

Note:
The opposite of "zoom in" is "zoom out".

Quick Quiz

If you zoom in on someone's face, the image of the face becomes

a. smaller

b. larger

c. fatter

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