What does Hollywood mean?

Definitions for Hollywood
ˈhɒl iˌwʊdHol·ly·wood

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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. Katie Yoder:

    If Hollywood stands for diversity -- if Hollywood stands for all women -- then it needs to include all female voices, it needs to include women that can be classy without being crude ; women who adhere to values and human dignity – maybe even ones who pray. Right now, Hollywood sends the message that only one kind of woman exists. One kind of woman is valued.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Any man can become a father, biologically speaking. Nonetheless, it takes lot of love, tremendous dedication and relentless efforts to earn the respect as a true father, especially from your own child. Hedy Lamarr, famous Hollywood actress and genius inventor of wireless communication, said once: "I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much." And that's what I call earning the absloute respect from your child, and becoming a true Father. Be a good father, and enjoy Father's Day!

  3. Jeff Bock:

    This summer will be a true test for Hollywood, one that will likely test the industry's might as well as their magic, if all goes well, folks will be lining up for blockbusters from May through Labor Day, but for studios and exhibitors to be truly successful, they'll not only need debuts that knock Labor Day out of the park but a string of victories week in and week out.

  4. Dan Griffith:

    Farris is the dirt farmer. Dan has more Hollywood in him.

  5. Scott Feinberg:

    She's playing beloved Hollywood royalty.

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