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cinephile

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noun cine·phile \ˈsi-nə-ˌfī(-ə)l\

Definition of cinephile

  1. :  a devotee of motion pictures



Origin and Etymology of cinephile

French cinéphile, from ciné + -phile


First Known Use: 1968

Rhymes with cinephile

Anglophile, country mile, cyclostyle, domicile, family style, Francophile, Gallophile, hypostyle, in denial, juvenile, projectile, rat-tail file, rank and file, single file, statute mile


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