filmstrip

play
noun film·strip \ ˈfilm-ˌstrip \

Definition of filmstrip

:a strip of film bearing a sequence of images for projection as still pictures

Recent Examples of filmstrip from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'filmstrip.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of filmstrip

1896


FILMSTRIP Defined for English Language Learners

filmstrip

play
noun

Definition of filmstrip for English Language Learners

  • : a long piece of film used for showing a series of pictures on a screen individually and not as a movie


Learn More about filmstrip


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up filmstrip? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a ram's-horn trumpet used in Judaism

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Merriam-Webster's New Words Quiz—Fall 2017 Edition!

  • young-plant-shoots
  • Which of the following is a new sense of the word bunny?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!