A technical process by which sounds are created or altered for use in a film, video, or other electronically produced work.(noun)
A person who creates or alters sounds using this process.(noun)
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Use "foley" in a sentence
"As well as sight, sound is also recreated in studios in so-called 'foley sessions' in which sound is added to a film."
"She has served as an editor, foley editor (sound specialty), and consultant."
"I make pear sauce (like applesauce) for my infant son using a foley food mill."