Definition of Film


  • a thin sheet of (usually plastic and usually transparent) material used to wrap or cover things
    - plastic film
  • a thin coating or layer
    "the table was covered with a film of dust"
  • photographic material consisting of a base of celluloid covered with a photographic emulsion
    used to make negatives or transparencies
    - photographic film
  • a medium that disseminates moving pictures
    "theater pieces transferred to celluloid"
    "this story would be good cinema"
    "film coverage of sporting events"
  • 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"
    - moving picture - moving picture show - motion picture - motion picture show - picture show


  • record in film
    "The coronation was filmed"
  • make a film or photograph of something
    "take a scene"
    "shoot a movie"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble film

8 unscramble word found using the letters film.

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