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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fil-mik]
    • /ˈfɪl mɪk/
    • /ˈfɪl.mɪk/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fil-mik]
    • /ˈfɪl mɪk/

Definitions of filmic word

  • adjective filmic of, relating to, or characteristic of motion pictures: a filmic adaptation of a novel. 1
  • adjective filmic containing characteristics resembling those of motion pictures. 1
  • noun filmic Of or relating to movies or cinematography. 1
  • adjective filmic Filmic means related to films. 0
  • adjective filmic of or relating to films or the cinema 0
  • adjective filmic having characteristics that are suggestive of films or the cinema 0

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Origin of filmic

First appearance:

before 1925
One of the 11% newest English words
First recorded in 1925-30; film + -ic

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Parts of speech for Filmic


filmic popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 84% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

filmic usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for filmic

adj filmic

  • visual — of or relating to seeing or sight: a visual image.
  • pictorial — pertaining to, expressed in, or of the nature of a picture.
  • vivid — strikingly bright or intense, as color, light, etc.: a vivid green.
  • accurate — careful and exact
  • detailed — A detailed report or plan contains a lot of details.

adjective filmic

  • photographic — of or relating to photography.
  • filmmaking — Also called moviemaker. a producer or director of motion pictures, especially one working in all phases of production: the leading young filmmakers of France.
  • moviemaker — filmmaker.
  • exact — Not approximated in any way; precise.

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