movie definition

  • noun:
    • A sequence of photographs projected onto a screen with enough rapidity as to create the illusion of movement and continuity.
    • A connected cinematic narrative represented within type.
    • A showing of a movie. Frequently utilized in the plural: During the film, the person facing myself kept talking. Do you need to go to the films tonight?
    • The movie business.
    • A motion picture.
    • A cinema.
    • A motion photo.
    • A motion picture program; the function of showing a motion image. In the pl., the event of showing a motion image at a movie movie theater.
    • The motion-picture business or method, typically.
    • a form of activity that enacts a story by noise and a sequence of photos giving the impression of constant activity

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