Noun Definition


1.Definition: 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"

Related Noun(s):flick, movie, pic, picture

Category: General

2.Definition: a medium that disseminates moving pictures

"Theater pieces transferred to celluloid", "This story would be good cinema", "Film coverage of sporting events"

Related Noun(s):celluloid, cinema

Category: General

3.Definition: a thin coating or layer

"The table was covered with a film of dust"

Category: Objects

4.Definition: a thin sheet of (usually plastic and usually transparent) material used to wrap or cover things

Category: Objects

5.Definition: photographic material consisting of a base of celluloid covered with a photographic emulsion; used to make negatives or transparencies

Category: Objects