Synonyms for movie
- motion picture
- moving picture
- silver screen
- talking picture
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MOVIE
There is always some stray silver in the bead bag of a movie patron.
I tried to lure my landlady out to a movie, but she thriftily refused.
When Arnold Hatch asked her to go to a movie she shook her head, usually.
Which was just where, like most movie uncles, he overdid the part.
Now if this was a movie play we was dopin' out it would be simple.
"Don't forget the poker fiends and the movie fans," I puts in.
And to think that I really became a movie actress, after all!
"Told the agent to take the car and give 'em a pass to a movie," Boyd said.
The movie satirizes the human being's relation to food and technology.
And I was to have had a ride this afternoon—and ice cream—and maybe a movie.
1912 (perhaps 1908), shortened form of moving picture in the cinematographic sense (1896). As an adjective from 1913. Movie star attested from 1913. Another early name for it was photoplay.