Meaning of “film” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /fɪlm/
PICTURES [ C ] also movie

A1 a story shown in moving pictures, shown at the cinema or on television:

'Titanic' was one of the most popular Hollywood films ever made.

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special thin plastic used for making photographs or moving pictures, or a length of this:

I need to buy another roll of film.
LAYER [ no plural ]

a thin layer of something on a surface:

A thick film of dust covered the furniture.

(Definition of “film noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)