cinematic

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adjective cin·e·mat·ic \ˌsi-nə-ˈma-tik\

Definition of cinematic

  1. 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. 2 :  filmed and presented as a motion picture <cinematic fantasies> <a cinematic adaptation of a novel>

cinematically

play \-ˈma-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of cinematic in a sentence

  1. a director who has produced some great cinematic moments

Origin and Etymology of cinematic

see cinema


First Known Use: 1916

Other Performing Arts Terms


CINEMATIC Defined for English Language Learners

cinematic

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adjective cin·e·mat·ic \ˌsi-nə-ˈma-tik\

Definition of cinematic for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to movies



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