Definitions for Hollywoodˈhɒl iˌwʊd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Hollywood(noun)

    the film industry of the United States

  2. Hollywood(noun)

    a flashy vulgar tone or atmosphere believed to be characteristic of the American film industry

    "some people in publishing think of theirs as a glamorous medium so they copy the glitter of Hollywood"

  3. Hollywood(adj)

    a district of Los Angeles long associated with the American film industry

  4. Hollywood(adj)

    of or relating to the film industry in the United States

    "a Hollywood actor"

  5. Hollywood(adj)

    flashy and vulgar

    "young white women dressed Hollywood style"; "Hollywood philandering"

Wiktionary

  1. Hollywood(ProperNoun)

    An area of Los Angeles, known as the center of the American motion picture industry.

  2. Hollywood(ProperNoun)

    The American motion picture industry, regardless of location.

Freebase

  1. Hollywood

    Hollywood is a highly diverse, densely populated, mostly immigrant, low-income residential neighborhood in Central Los Angeles, California, as well as a commercial area and a name used to represent the motion picture industry of the United States. Hollywood was a small community in 1870 and was incorporated as a municipality in 1903. It merged with the city of Los Angeles in 1910, and soon thereafter a motion picture industry began to emerge, eventually becoming dominant in the world. Buildings, roadways and a public transportation system have transformed the neighborhood. Hollywood has two high schools and a score of other schools and well as a host of tourist attractions.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hollywood in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hollywood in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David Letterman:

    In Hollywood, Oscar is king

  2. Rose McGowan:

    I know real America. I am not from Hollywood.

  3. Dorothy Parker:

    The only "ism" Hollywood believes in is plagiarism.

  4. Goldie Tom:

    This just shows that Hollywood has not changed at all.

  5. Wilson Mizner:

    Hollywood is a sewer with service from the Ritz Carlton.

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