the silver screen

Definition of the silver screen

old-fashioned

  1. 1 :  a screen in a movie theater one of the greatest films ever to hit the silver screen

  2. 2 :  movies in general stars of the silver screen

Word by Word Definitions

silverplay
  1. :  silver as a commodity

    :  coin made of silver

    :  articles (such as hollowware or table flatware) made of or plated with silver

  1. :  made of silver

    :  resembling silver: such as

    :  having a white lustrous sheen

  1. :  to cover with silver (as by electroplating)

    :  to coat with a substance (such as a metal) resembling silver

    :  to give a silvery luster to

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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