B movie

noun

Definition of B movie

: a cheaply produced motion picture

First Known Use of B movie

1948, in the meaning defined above

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“B movie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/B%20movie. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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B movie

noun

English Language Learners Definition of B movie

: a movie that costs little money to make and that is usually not considered to be very good

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