Second Screen

What does second screen mean?

Mobile device used while watching TV

A term that means what it is literally called, a second screen, such as a tablet, that you use as you watch TV; often utilized when keeping up with your FF team while watching football; also occurs when you are too bored with a TV show and want to surf the web or play a game while still half-watching the show.


"I think I'm developing ADHD, I always need a second screen when watching TV."

Related Slang


Last Updated: September 24, 2014

Second screen definition

This page explains what the slang term "Second screen" means. The definition, example, and related terms listed above have been written and compiled by the Slangit team.

We are constantly updating our database with new slang terms, acronyms, and abbreviations. If you would like to suggest a term or an update to an existing one, please let us know!