What does movie mean?

Definitions for movie
ˈmu vimovie

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. movie, film, picture, moving picture, moving-picture show, motion picture, motion-picture show, picture show, pic, flicknoun

    a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement

    "they went to a movie every Saturday night"; "the film was shot on location"

GCIDE

  1. Movienoun

    A motion picture.

  2. Movienoun

    A motion picture show; the event of showing a motion picture. In the pl., the event of showing a motion picture at a movie theater; as, to go to the movies; to spend an evening at the movies.

  3. Movienoun

    pl. The motion picture industry or medium, generally.

Wiktionary

  1. movienoun

    A motion picture.

    Etymology: From moving picture.

  2. movienoun

    A cinema.

    Let's go to the movies.

    Etymology: From moving picture.

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'movie' in Nouns Frequency: #1443

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of movie in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of movie in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of movie in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    If all the cast & crew of the movie have been selected honestly on the basis of their talents only and its each actor has been given the reel role called character exactly opposite to his real life nature and its plot resembles the reality of life, then it is highly likely that the same film is going to do bumper collection on the box office.

  2. Yuby Hernandez:

    You could get a movie, two or three serials, six cartoons, a news reel, and a ticket for a raffle all for twenty-five cents.

  3. Ben Affleck:

    I went to the movie and I was like,' That is not my voice. That is not me,'.

  4. Jon Favreau:

    Sure we would love to do a sequel. We've been talking about it for months, when a movie is this big of a production everybody kinda waits to see how the audiences receive it. If it does well I'm sure we'll figure out a way to do more chapters of it. But it's certainly something I would love to be involved with.

  5. Joy Behar:

    I can watch CNN, or something really, really boring… or some real old movie like ‘Casablanca,’ which I keep on all the time, and I can conk out for 10, 15 minutes.

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