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cinema Explained

cinema at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['sınəmə]

cinema at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1899, "a movie hall," from Fr. cin?ma, shortened from cin?matographe, coined 1890s by Lumiere brothers, who invented it, from Gk. kinema "movement," from kinein "to move." Meaning "movies collectively, especially as an art form" first recorded 1918. Cinematography is from 1897; cin?ma v?rit? is 1963, from Fr.; Cinerama, proprietary name, is from 1951. ///

cinema at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

S3 n [Date: 1900-2000; Origin: cinematograph 'movie camera, movie show' (19-20 centuries), from French cinematographe, from Greek kinema 'movement' + French -graphe 'recording instrument']//
1 [C] especially BrE a building in which films are shown: American Equivalent: movie theater// --It's on at the local cinema.//
2 the cinema: BrE if you go to the cinema, you go to a cinema to see a film// --We decided to go to the cinema .//
3 [singular,U] the skill or industry of making films: --a leading figure in Italian cinema//

CINEMA at English => English (acronym) Of Explained:

sing/Processor, Message Posting/Processing Program/ProtocolMultilink Point-t

cinema at Dutch => English Of Explained:

n cost

cinéma at French => English Of Explained:

cinema

cinema at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

61 Moby Thesaurus words for "cinema":
3-D, Cinemascope, Cinerama, Technicolor, Western, animated cartoon,
art film, black-and-white film, cartoon, chiller, cine,
cinema verite, cinematograph, color film, creepie, documentary,
documentary film, drive-in, educational film, feature, film, flick,
flicker, horror picture, horse opera, kinematograph,
motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, movie theater,
moving picture, moving-picture theater, newsreel, nickelodeon,
nouvelle vague, nudie, photodrama, photoplay, picture,
picture house, picture palace, picture show, pornographic film,
preview, short, show, silent, silent film, skin flick,
sneak preview, spaghetti Western, talkie, talking picture,
the cinema, the movies, the pictures, the screen,
the silver screen, thriller, trailer, underground film

cinéma at French => English Of Explained:

to fence offabzäunend [apt

cinema at Dutch => English Of Explained:

cinema [sinəma]
cinema, movietheatre

cinema at Portuguese => English Of Explained:

habit, getoutofahabit, unlearn
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cinema at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun

1 (BrE) (AmE movie theater, theater) [C] a building in which films/movies are shown:
the local cinema

2 (the cinema) [sing.] (BrE) (AmE the movies [pl.]) when you go to the cinema or to the movies, you go to a cinema/movie theater to see a film/movie:
I used to go to the cinema every week.

3 [U, sing.] (especially BrE) (AmE usually the movies [pl.]) films/movies as an art or an industry:
one of the great successes of British cinema

cinema at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

cinema
n 1: a medium that disseminates moving pictures; "theater pieces
transferred to celluloid"; "this story would be good
cinema"; "film coverage of sporting events" [syn: {film},
{celluloid}]
2: a theater where films are shown [syn: {movie theater}, {movie
theatre}, {movie house}, {picture palace}]

cinema at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » cinéma|cínemą

English

Inter: wikipedi » a

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » fr Inter: term » cinéma|lang=fr, shortening of Inter: term » cinématographe|lang=fr (term coined by the Inter: w » Lumière brothers in the 1890s), from Inter: etyl » grc Inter: term » lang=grc|κίνημα|tr=kinēma||movement

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK|US Inter: IPA » /ˈsɪn.ɪ.mə/|/ˈsɪn.ə.mə/
  • Inter: audio » En-us-cinema.ogg|audio (US)
  • Inter: audio » En-uk-cinema.ogg|Audio (UK)

    Noun

    Inter: en-noun » s|-

  • Inter: context » countable a film
    1. Inter: context » countable a movie theatre, a movie house
    2. : The cinema is right across the street from the restaurant.
    3. Inter: film » uncountable film or movies as a group
    4. : Despite the critics, he produced excellent cinema.
    5. Inter: film » uncountable the film and movie industry
    6. : In the long history of Spanish cinema....
    7. Inter: film » uncountable the art of making films and movies
    8. : Throughout the history of cinema, filmmakers....

      Synonyms

      * film, movie Inter: qualifier » chiefly US

  • movie theatre Inter: qualifier » rare, movie theater Inter: qualifier » chiefly US, movie house Inter: qualifier » chiefly US, pictures (regional, dated)
  • seventh art (the art of making films and movies)

    Related terms

    * cinematic
  • cinematographic
  • cinematography
  • kinema

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » a film
  • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|فيلم|m|tr=film (Inter: t- » ar|أفلام|m|p|tr='aflaam)
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|ֆիլմ|tr=film
  • Belarusian: Inter: t- » be|фільм|m|tr=fil’m
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|филм|m|tr=film
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|電影|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|电影|tr=diànyǐng|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|影片|tr=yǐngpiàn|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|kino|n
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|film|m
  • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|filmo
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|elokuva, Inter: t+ » fi|filmi, Inter: t+ » fi|leffa Inter: qualifier » colloquial
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|film|m
  • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|ფილმი|tr=p‘ilmi|sc=Geor
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Film|m
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|ταινία|f|tr=tenía
  • Hebrew: Inter: t+ » he|סרט|m|tr=séret'
  • Hindi: Inter: t+ » hi|फ़िल्म|tr=film
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|film
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|映画|tr=えいが, eiga
  • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|영화|tr=yeonghwa|sc=Hang (Inter: t- » ko|映畫|sc=Hani)

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Lao: Inter: t- » lo|ຟີມ|tr=fiim|sc=Laoo
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|филм|m|tr=film
    • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|filem
    • Malayalam: Inter: t+ » ml|ചലച്ചിത്രം|sc=Mlym
    • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|فیلم|tr=film
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|film|m
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|filme|m
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|film|n
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|фильм|m|tr=fil’m, Inter: t+ » ru|кино|n|tr=kinó Inter: indeclinabl » e, Inter: t+ » ru|кинофильм|m|tr=konofíl'm, Inter: t+ » ru|кинокартина|f|tr=kinokartína, Inter: t+ » ru|картина|f|tr=kartína
    • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|филм|m|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|film|m
    • Slovak: Inter: t- » sk|film|m
    • Slovene: Inter: t+ » sl|film|m
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|film
    • Thai: Inter: t+ » th|ฟิล์ม|tr=film, Inter: t+ » th|ภาพยนตร์|tr=pâap-páyon|sc=Thai
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|film, Inter: t+ » tr|sinema
    • Ukrainian: Inter: t- » uk|фільм|m|tr=fil’m, Inter: t+ » uk|кіно|n|tr=kinó
    • Urdu: Inter: t- » ur|فلم|tr=film
    • Vietnamese: Inter: t+ » vi|phim, Inter: t- » vi|điện ảnh (Inter: t- » vi|電影|sc=Hani)


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » a film/movie theatre
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|سينما|f|tr=sīnimā
    • Azeri: Inter: t- » az|kinoteatr
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|кино|n
    • Burmese: Inter: t- » my|ရုပ်ရှင်ရုံ|tr=yokshin-yon|sc=Mymr
    • Catalan: Inter: t+ » ca|cinema|m
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|電影院|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|电影院|tr=diànyǐngyuàn|sc=Hani
    • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|kino|n
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|biograf|c, Inter: t- » da|bio
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|cinema|m, Inter: t+ » nl|bioscoop|m
    • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|kinejo
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|elokuvateatteri, Inter: t+ » fi|elokuva, Inter: t+ » fi|leffa Inter: qualifier » colloquial
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|cinéma|m
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Kino|n
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|κινηματογράφος|m|tr=kinimatográfos, Inter: qualifier » informal Inter: t+ » el|σινεμά|n|tr=sinemá
    • Greenlandic: Inter: t- » kl|biografi
    • Gujarati: Inter: t- » gu|ચલચિત્રપટ|tr=chulchitraput
    • Hebrew: Inter: t- » he|בית־קולנוע|m|tr=beit-qolnóa|sc=Hebr
    • Hindi: Inter: t- » hi|सिनेमा|m|tr=sinemā|sc=Deva
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|mozi
    • Icelandic: Inter: t+ » is|bíó|n, Inter: t+ » is|kvikmyndahús|n
    • Ido: Inter: t+ » io|cinemo
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|cinema|m


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|映画館|tr=えいがかん, eigakan
  • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|영화관|tr=yeonghwagwan|sc=Hang (Inter: t- » ko|映畵館|sc=Hani)
  • Kurdish:
  • : Sorani: Inter: t+ » ku|سینه‌ما|tr=seenamA|sc=ku-Arab
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|кино|n|tr=kíno
  • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|panggung wayang gambar, Inter: t- » ms|pawagam
  • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|kino|m
  • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|سینما|tr=sinemâ|sc=fa-Arab
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|kino|n
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|cinema|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|кинотеатр|m|tr=kinoteátr, Inter: t+ » ru|кино|n|tr=kinó Inter: qualifier » colloquial, Inter: t+ » ru|киношка|f|tr=kinóška|sc=Cyrl Inter: qualifier » colloquial
  • Slovene: Inter: t+ » sl|kino|m
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|cinematógrafo|m, Inter: t+ » es|cine|m
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|biograf, Inter: t+ » sv|bio
  • Tagalog: Inter: t- » tl|sinehan
  • Thai: Inter: t- » th|โรงภาพยนตร์|tr=rohng pâap-páyon|sc=Thai
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|sinema
  • Ukrainian: Inter: t- » uk|кінотеатр|m|tr=kinoteátr
  • Urdu: Inter: t- » ur|سنیما|m|tr=sinemā|sc=ur-Arab
  • Uyghur: Inter: ps-Arab » كىنوخانا (kinoxana / кинохана)
  • Vietnamese: Inter: t- » vi|rạp phim, Inter: t- » vi|rạp chiếu phim, Inter: t- » vi|rạp xi nê, Inter: t- » vi|rạp xi-nê
  • Volapük: Inter: t- » vo|bioskopöp

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » film or movies as a group
    • Assamese: Inter: t- » as|চলচ্চিত্ৰ|sc=Beng
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|кино|n
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|電影|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|电影|tr=diànyǐng|sc=Hani
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|elokuva
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|cinéma|m
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Kino|n


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|κινηματογράφος|m|tr=kinematográfos
  • Hebrew: Inter: t+ » he|קולנוע|tr=qolnóa|m
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|映画|tr=えいが, eiga, Inter: t- » ja|フィルム|tr=firumu
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|kino|n
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|кино|n|tr=kinó
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|film
  • Vietnamese: Inter: t+ » vi|phim, Inter: t- » vi|điện ảnh

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » the film and movie industry
    • Assamese: Inter: t- » as|চলচ্চিত্ৰ|sc=Beng
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|кинематография|f
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|電影業|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|电影业|tr=diànyè|sc=Hani
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|filmindustrie|f
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|elokuvateollisuus
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|cinéma|m
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Filmindustrie|f, Inter: t+ » de|Kino|n
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|κινηματογράφος|m|tr=kinematográfos
    • Gujarati: Inter: t- » gu|ચલચિત્ર ઉદ્યોગ|tr=chalchitra udhyoga


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Hebrew: Inter: t+ » he|קולנוע|tr=qolnoa|m
  • Hungarian: Inter: t- » hu|filmgyártás
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|映画産業|tr=えいがさんぎょう, eigasangyō
  • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|kinematografia|f, Inter: t+ » pl|kino|n
  • Portuguese: Inter: t- » pt|cinematografia|f|alt=indústria cinematográfica
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|cinematografie|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|кино|n|tr=kinó
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|film, Inter: t- » sv|filmbransch
  • Vietnamese: ngành phim, ngành điện ảnh

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » the art of making films and movies
    • Assamese: Inter: t- » as|চলচ্চিত্ৰ|sc=Beng
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|кинематография|f
    • Catalan: Inter: t+ » ca|cinema|m
    • Chinese: 電影製作術, 电影制作术 (diàn yǐng jì zuò shù)
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|filmitaide, Inter: t- » fi|elokuvataide
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|cinéma|m
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Kino|n
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|κινηματογράφος|m|tr=kinimatográfos
    • Hebrew: Inter: t+ » he|קולנוע|tr=qolnóa|m
    • Italian: Inter: t- » it|cinematografo|m, Inter: t- » it|cinematografia|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|撮影|tr=さつえい, satsuei
  • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|촬영|alt=촬영 (撮影)|tr=chwaryeong|sc=Hang
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|кинематографија|f|tr=kinematográfija
  • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|kinematografia|f, Inter: t+ » pl|kino|n
  • Portuguese: Inter: t- » pt|cinematografia|f
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|cinematografie|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|кино|n|tr=kinó
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|film, Inter: t- » sv|filmkonst
  • Turkish: Inter: t- » tr|sinematografi
  • Vietnamese: nghệ thuật phim, nghệ thuật điện ảnh

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » ar: Inter: Arab » سينما (sínema) {{f}}


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Inter: ttbc » la: cinematographus {{m}}
  • Inter: ttbc » sh:
  • : Cyrillic: кинотеатр {{m}}
  • : Roman: cineteatr
  • Inter: ttbc » es: cine {{m}}

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Anagrams

    * anemic
    • came in
    • iceman


    Catalan

    Inter: wikipedia » lang=ca

    Noun

    Inter: ca-noun » m|cinemes
  • Inter: l » en|cinema

    Related terms

    * Inter: l » ca|cinematògraf
    • Inter: l » ca|cinematografia


    Italian

    Inter: wikipedia » lang=it

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » fr|it Inter: term » cinéma|lang=fr, from Inter: etyl » grc|it Inter: term » κίνημα|sc=polytonic|tr=kinēma||movement

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » ˈtʃiː.ne.ma|/ˈtʃinema/|lang=it, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"tSinema/
    • Inter: audio » It-il cinema.ogg|Audio
    • Inter: hyphenation » cì|ne|ma

      Noun

      Inter: head » it|noun Inter: m » inv


  • (art and industry) Inter: l » en|cinema
    1. : Il cinema è una lingua universale.   —Inter: w » Pier Paolo Pasolini
    2. :: Cinema is a universal language.
    3. (movie theatre) cinema, movie theater, film theatre

      Synonyms

      * (2) cinematografo, sala cinematografica

      Related terms

      * cine-

  • cinegiornale
  • cinema d'animazione
  • cinema d'essai
  • cinema muto
  • cinema sonoro
  • cinemateatro
  • cinematico
  • cinematografia
  • cineparcheggio

    See also

    * teatro

    Anagrams

    * macine
  • nemica

  • Category: Category:Italian nouns with irregular gender -

    Portuguese

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » fr|pt Inter: term » cinéma|lang=fr, from Inter: etyl » grc|pt Inter: term » κίνημα|sc=polytonic|tr=kinēma||movement

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /siˈne.mɐ/|lang=pt, Inter: X-SAMPA » /si"nema/

    Noun

    cinema {{m}}
  • cinema, film theatre

    Related terms

    * cinemática
    • cinematografia
    • cinematográfico
    • cinematógrafo


    Category: Category:Portuguese nouns -
    Translation: ca » cinema
    Translation: cy » cinema
    Translation: da » cinema
    Translation: de » cinema
    Translation: et » cinema
    Translation: el » cinema
    Translation: fr » cinema
    Translation: gl » cinema
    Translation: ko » cinema
    Translation: hr » cinema
    Translation: io » cinema
    Translation: id » cinema
    Translation: is » cinema
    Translation: it » cinema
    Translation: kn » cinema
    Translation: kk » cinema
    Translation: sw » cinema
    Translation: lo » cinema
    Translation: lt » cinema
    Translation: hu » cinema
    Translation: mg » cinema
    Translation: ml » cinema
    Translation: my » cinema
    Translation: nl » cinema
    Translation: no » cinema
    Translation: oc » cinema
    Translation: pl » cinema
    Translation: pt » cinema
    Translation: ru » cinema
    Translation: sm » cinema
    Category: simple:cinema -
    Translation: fi » cinema
    Translation: sv » cinema
    Translation: tl » cinema
    Translation: ta » cinema
    Translation: th » cinema
    Translation: tr » cinema
    Translation: vi » cinema
    Translation: zh » cinema

  • cinéma at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » cinema|cínemą

    French

    Etymology

    Apocope of cinématographe.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /si.ne.ma/|lang=fr, Inter: X-SAMPA » /si.ne.ma/|lang=fr
  • Inter: audio » Fr-cinéma.ogg|Audio (France, Paris)
  • Inter: homophones » cinémas|lang=fr
  • Inter: hyphenation » ci|né|ma|lang=fr

    Noun

    Inter: fr-noun » m|sort=cinema

  • cinema (the art of making films and movies)
    1. : Le cinéma est un langage universel. — Cinema is a universal language.
    2. cinema (the film and movie industry)
    3. cinema (film or movies as a group)
    4. cinema (movie theatre)
    5. Inter: informal » lang=fr playacting, drama, fuss
    6. : Arrête ton cinéma! — Cut it out! / Stop your acting!

      Synonyms

      * Inter: sense » all ciné

  • Inter: sense » movie theatre salle de cinéma
  • Inter: sense » art of making films cinématographie

    Derived terms

    * télécinéma

  • Translation: cs » cinéma
    Translation: da » cinéma
    Translation: et » cinéma
    Translation: el » cinéma
    Translation: fr » cinéma
    Translation: gl » cinéma
    Translation: ko » cinéma
    Translation: io » cinéma
    Translation: lt » cinéma
    Translation: hu » cinéma
    Translation: mg » cinéma
    Translation: nl » cinéma
    Translation: pl » cinéma
    Translation: pt » cinéma
    Translation: ru » cinéma
    Translation: fi » cinéma
    Translation: sv » cinéma
    Translation: tr » cinéma
    Translation: vi » cinéma
    Translation: zh » cinéma

    cínemą at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » cinema|cinéma

    Taos

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /ˈtʃīnemæ̃/ ~ ˈtʃīːnɛ̄m|lang=twf

    Noun

    Inter: twf-noun » g=II.4| stem=cí-| cíne| skey=cinema
  • Inter: anatomy » lang=twf eye

    Related terms

    * cíło’ȕ
    • cìp’ȍxwìli’íne


    Translation: lt » cínemą