film clip

film clip
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [film klip]
    • /fɪlm klɪp/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [film klip]
    • /fɪlm klɪp/

Definitions of film clip words

  • noun film clip a strip of motion-picture film, especially an excerpt from a longer film or one inserted as part of another presentation, as of a telecast or full-length motion picture. 1
  • noun film clip extract of a film or movie 1
  • noun film clip a short extract from a film 0

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Origin of film clip

First appearance:

before 1955
One of the 4% newest English words
First recorded in 1955-60

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Parts of speech for Film clip


film clip popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 44% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 50% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

film clip usage trend in Literature

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