Definition of cinematic
1 : of, relating to, suggestive of, or suitable for motion pictures or the filming of motion pictures cinematic principles and techniques cinematic special effects
2 : filmed and presented as a motion picture cinematic fantasies a cinematic adaptation of a novel
cinematicallyplay \-ˈma-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
Examples of cinematic in a Sentence
a director who has produced some great cinematic moments
Recent Examples of cinematic from the Web
There’s a cinematic edge to its Phoenix-like synth.
Some cinematic chicanery did take place, just not nearly as much as some have said, and Cooper managed to learn to throw with his left.
Ultimately, the photographs tell a cinematic short story of which Tautou is the decisive auteur.
Since Davis was behind the dish for the cinematic Durham Bulls, those boring punch-outs in the majors have soared 48.8%.
Coppola loved Kidman’s wicked humor and Kidman loved Coppola’s cinematic style and vision.
Destiny 2 begins during that very attack, with a cinematic showing the three main Guardians from the first game escaping the Tower.
A moody cinematic trailer introduced the game, but more interesting was a multiplayer demo showing off a huge sea battle between ships large and small battling over loot.
The reboot of the cinematic monster from Comcast Corp.’s Universal Pictures. opened to a weak $32.2 million in the U.S. and Canada, according to studio estimates.
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CINEMATIC Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cinematic for English Language Learners
: of or relating to movies
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