indie in‧die [ˈɪndi] noun [countable] COMMERCE
a small, independent company, especially one that produces recordings of popular music, television programmes, or films

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indie UK US /ˈɪndi/ noun [C] INFORMAL
a small independent company that makes films, music, etc.: »

It may be difficult for indies to stay afloat in today's unforgiving climate.


The band was signed to a small indie label.


a low-budget indie film

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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