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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Hollywoodnoun

    the film industry of the United States

  2. Hollywoodnoun

    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. Hollywoodadjective

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

  4. Hollywoodadjective

    of or relating to the film industry in the United States

    "a Hollywood actor"

  5. Hollywoodadjective

    flashy and vulgar

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

Wiktionary

  1. Hollywoodnoun

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

  2. Hollywoodnoun

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. Hollywood

    holly = tree aka holly tree wood = part of holly tree Magicians wands are made from holly tree.

    Look for a holly tree near xmas time to get holly berries and leaves for a wreath and limbs to make a holly (holy0? wood (wand). Magic, occult, satanists and whatever else you you can research.

    Submitted by anonymous on July 24, 2019  

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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

Examples of HOLLYWOOD in a Sentence

  1. Allison Young:

    Nothing has changed, we are still just Hollywood Indians.

  2. President Donald Trump:

    It is very sad about the Speaker of the House, qasem Soleimani killed 600 Americans and she is now questioning. She would rather stand with Hollywood, with Rose McGowan than to stand with our servicemen and women and make sure they're protected. That to me is an abuse of power.

  3. Bette Davis:

    Some young Hollywood starlets remind me of my grandmother's old farmhouse -- all painted up nice on the front side, a big swing on the backside, and nothing whatsoever in the attic.

  4. Fred Allen:

    You can take all the sincerity in Hollywood, place it in the navel of a firefly and still have room enough for three caraway seeds and a producer's heart.

  5. Chris Pratt:

    This guy [ at the post office in Hollywood ] had this look like he recognized me, he was like, ‘ You look familiar. Have I shot you ? ’ I was like, ‘ I’ve never been shot. I don’t believe you’ve shot me. ’.

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