the big screen

Definition of the big screen

  1. :  movies and the movie industry especially when they are being compared to television She was a star of the big screen. The television show was adapted for the big screen.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  of great strength

    :  of great force

    :  large or great in dimensions, bulk, or extent

  1. :  in a loud or declamatory manner

    :  in a boasting manner

    :  to a large amount or extent

  1. :  an individual or organization of outstanding importance or power

    :  major league

    :  a big player :  a center or forward whose large size and strength are used to control play near the basket

screenplay
  1. :  a protective or ornamental device (such as a movable partition) shielding an area from heat or drafts or from view

    :  something that shelters, protects, or hides: such as

    :  a growth or stand of trees, shrubs, or plants

  1. :  to guard from injury or danger

    :  to give shelter or protection to with or as if with a screen

    :  to separate with or as if with a screen


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