What does cinema mean?

Definitions for cinema
ˈsɪn ə məcin·e·ma

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word cinema.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. film, cinema, celluloidnoun

    a medium that disseminates moving pictures

    "theater pieces transferred to celluloid"; "this story would be good cinema"; "film coverage of sporting events"

  2. cinema, movie theater, movie theatre, movie house, picture palacenoun

    a theater where films are shown

GCIDE

  1. cinemanoun

    the art of creating motion pictures; as, this story would be good cinema; -- often used in the phrase the cinema.

Wiktionary

  1. cinemanoun

    a film

  2. cinemanoun

    a movie theatre, a movie house

    The cinema is right across the street from the restaurant.

  3. cinemanoun

    film or movies as a group

    Despite the critics, he produced excellent cinema.

  4. cinemanoun

    the film and movie industry

    In the long history of Spanish cinema....

  5. cinemanoun

    the art of making films and movies

    Throughout the history of cinema, filmmakers....

  6. Etymology: From cinéma, shortening of cinématographe (term coined by the in the 1890s), from

Wikipedia

  1. Cinema

    Cinema is a song by Italian DJ and electro house music producer Benny Benassi and British singer-songwriter Gary Go. The song was written by Gary Go with music produced by Benny and Alle Benassi. It was released on 8 March 2011 by Ultra Records and All Around the World, on Benny Benassi's fourth studio album Electroman. Fans first picked up on the song after it was included in the hit video game, Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit. The single EP featured several remixes by Skrillex, Laidback Luke, Alex Gaudino & Jason Rooney, and Congo Rock. The Skrillex remix went on to become a hit in its own right, staying in iTunes US Dance Top 10 for over six months after its release, and winning a 2012 Grammy Award for Best Remixed Recording. An instrumental version was featured in the debut trailer for the video game, Sonic Lost World. The song has, as of May 2019, been viewed/played over 400 million times on YouTube.

ChatGPT

  1. cinema

    Cinema, also known as film, is a visual art form used to simulate experiences that communicate ideas, tell stories, and evoke emotions. It is done by recording photographic images with cameras, or by creating images using animation techniques or visual effects. The process of filmmaking includes a wide range of disciplines such as directing, screenwriting, production, cinematography, sound recording, and editing. The cinema medium has developed into several sub-fields like feature films, documentaries, short films, and others. Furthermore, it includes many production techniques and genres ranging from live-action, silent films, talkies, classics, noir, animation, and others.

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Entomology

  1. Cinema

    see Thysanura, of which this forms a group including the bristle-tails, and for which it has been used as an equivalent.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'cinema' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4722

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'cinema' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3923

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'cinema' in Nouns Frequency: #1713

Anagrams for cinema »

  1. anemic

  2. came in

  3. iceman

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cinema in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cinema in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of cinema in a Sentence

  1. Mooky Greidinger:

    We have an incredible team across Cineworld Group laser focused on evolving our business to thrive during the comeback of the cinema industry, the pandemic was an incredibly difficult time for our business, with the enforced closure of Regal Cinemas and huge disruption to film schedules that has led us to this point.

  2. Mahmoud Sabbagh:

    I like to call my film a coming-of-age story rather than romantic comedy, i borrowed from so many genres in my film, because I said we are defining the perception of cinema, we have no precedents before us.

  3. Leonardo DiCaprio:

    For any young actors out there, I encourage you to watch the history of cinema, you realize we all stand on the shoulders of giants.

  4. Jeff Bock:

    Marvel has been the cornerstone of cinema for quite some time now, and while the industry has flirted with $ 100 million, it hasn't quite returned to that hallowed box office ground, obviously, it will open big, but Hollywood itself would certainly breathe a deep sigh of relief to see a massive number like that drop over the holiday season.

  5. Brenda Blethyn:

    I knew it was a great film, but I didn't expect it to get the attention it did because none of his other films had and I thought they were just as good. Of course, I didn't know what it was about until I saw it in the cinema because of the way that he works — but I knew it was good. That it reached a wider audience surprised me.

Popularity rank by frequency of use

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Translations for cinema

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  • rolprentAfrikaans
  • سينما, أفلام, فيلم, السينماArabic
  • চলচ্চিত্ৰAssamese
  • kinofilm, kinoteatr, kino, filmAzerbaijani
  • кіно́, кінатэа́тр, фільмBelarusian
  • кино, кинематография, филм, кино́Bulgarian
  • ফিল্ম, সিনেমাBengali
  • cinemaCatalan, Valencian
  • kinoCzech
  • bio, biograf, filmDanish
  • Kino, Filmtheater, Film, Filmindustrie, LichtspielhausGerman
  • κινηματογράφος, ταινία, σινεμάGreek
  • filmo, kinejoEsperanto
  • película, filme, cinematógrafo, cineSpanish
  • film, kinoEstonian
  • فیلم, سینماPersian
  • filmi, elokuva, leffa, elokuvateollisuus, filmitaide, elokuvataide, elokuvateatteriFinnish
  • cinéma, filmFrench
  • pictiúrlann, scannánIrish
  • ચલચિત્રપટ, ચલચિત્ર ઉદ્યોગGujarati
  • קולנוע, סרט, בית־קולנועHebrew
  • फ़िल्म, सिनेमाHindi
  • mozi, filmszínház, filmgyártás, filmHungarian
  • ֆիլմ, կինո, կինոթատրոնArmenian
  • film, bioskopIndonesian
  • cinemoIdo
  • bíó, kvikmyndahús, mynd, bíómyndIcelandic
  • cinematografia, cinematografo, cinemaItalian
  • 映画産業, 映画, 撮影, フィルム, 映画館Japanese
  • კინოთეატრი, კინო, ფილმიGeorgian
  • кино, кинотеатр, фильмKazakh
  • biografiKalaallisut, Greenlandic
  • ភាពយន្ត, កុនKhmer
  • ಸಿನಿಮಾKannada
  • 영화관, 映畵館, 촬영, 映畫, 영화Korean
  • سینه‌ماKurdish
  • кино, кинотеатр, фильмKyrgyz
  • ໂຮງຮູບເງົາ, ຟີມLao
  • kino teatrasLithuanian
  • kinoteātrisLatvian
  • whare pikitiaMāori
  • кинематографија, филм, ки́ноMacedonian
  • ചലച്ചിത്രംMalayalam
  • кино, кинотеатрMongolian
  • pawagam, panggung wayang gambar, sinema, filemMalay
  • ရုပ်ရှင်ရုံ, ရုပ်ရှင်, ဘိုင်စကုတ်Burmese
  • kinoNorwegian
  • film, filmindustrie, cinema, bioscoopDutch
  • kinoNorwegian Nynorsk
  • kino, kinematografia, filmPolish
  • filme, cinematografia, cinemaPortuguese
  • cinematografie, filmRomanian
  • кинемато́граф, кино́, фильм, кинотеа́тр, кинематогра́фия, кинокарти́на, карти́на, кинофи́льм, кино́шкаRussian
  • film, kino, филм, bioskop, биоскопSerbo-Croatian
  • සිනමාහලSinhala, Sinhalese
  • film, kinoSlovak
  • film, kinoSlovene
  • film, kinemaAlbanian
  • film, filmbransch, biograf, bio, filmkonstSwedish
  • филм, кино, кинотеатрTajik
  • ภาพยนตร์, โรงภาพยนตร์, ฟิล์มThai
  • kinoteatr, kino, filmTurkmen
  • sinehanTagalog
  • sinema, film, sinematografiTurkish
  • кино, кинотеатрTatar
  • كىنوخاناUyghur, Uighur
  • фільм, кіно́, кінотеа́трUkrainian
  • سنیما, فلمUrdu
  • kinofilm, kinoteatr, kino, filmUzbek
  • [[nghệ thuật]] [[phim]], điện ảnh, phim, rạp phim, rạp chiếu phim, rạp xi-nê, 電影, [[ngành]] [[phim]], rạp xi nêVietnamese
  • bioskopöpVolapük
  • 电影Chinese

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