moving picture

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

Derivationally related forms: ↑film (for: ↑film)
Members of this Topic:
dub, ↑synchronize, ↑synchronise, ↑film, ↑shoot, ↑take, ↑videotape, ↑tape, ↑reshoot
Hypernyms: ↑show, ↑product, ↑production
Part Meronyms:
sequence, ↑episode, ↑credit, ↑subtitle, ↑caption, ↑credits, ↑scene, ↑shot

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Moving picture — same as {motion picture}. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • moving picture — moving pictures N COUNT A moving picture is a film. [OLD FASHIONED] …   English dictionary

  • moving picture — n. FILM (n. 5) * * * …   Universalium

  • moving picture — n old fashioned especially AmE a film made to be shown at the cinema …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • moving picture — noun count OLD FASHIONED a movie …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • moving picture — n. FILM (n. 5) …   English World dictionary

  • moving picture — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms moving picture : singular moving picture plural moving pictures mainly American old fashioned a film …   English dictionary

  • moving picture — Synonyms and related words: 3 D, Cinemascope, Cinerama, Technicolor, Western, animated cartoon, black and white film, cartoon, chiller, cine, cinema, color film, creepie, documentary, documentary film, educational film, feature, film, flick,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • moving picture — noun Date: 1896 motion picture …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • moving picture. — See motion picture. * * * …   Universalium

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