Examples of cinema in a sentence
a student of French cinema
We drove by the cinema to see what was playing.
Origin and Etymology of cinema
short for cinematograph
First Known Use: 1909
CINEMA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cinema for English Language Learners
: the film industry
: the art or technique of making movies
: a movie theater
CINEMA Defined for Kids
Definition of cinema for Students
1 : a movie theater What's playing at the cinema?
2 : the movie industry She had a long career in the cinema.
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