screenplay Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “screenplay” - English Dictionary

Definition of "screenplay" - American English Dictionary

See all translations

screenplaynoun [C]

 us   /ˈskrinˌpleɪ/
a ​story written with the words to be ​spoken by ​actors on ​television or in a ​movie
(Definition of screenplay from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definition of "screenplay" - British English Dictionary

See all translations

screenplaynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈskriːn.pleɪ/
the ​text for a ​film, ​including the words to be ​spoken by the ​actors and ​instructions for the ​cameras: Who ​wrote/did the screenplay for/of the ​movie "Hairspray"?
(Definition of screenplay from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “screenplay”
in Chinese (Simplified) 电影剧本…
in Turkish senaryo, oyun…
in Russian сценарий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電影劇本…
in Polish scenariusz…
What is the pronunciation of screenplay?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

golden

made of gold

Word of the Day