Definition of plot line in English:

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plot line

noun

The course or main features of a narrative such as the plot of a play, novel, or movie: the plot line might be too complex for audiences to follow
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  • Once the main plot line gains some momentum, it becomes absorbing, building to a riveting confrontation with a truly chilling character.
  • This documentary takes a look at everything from the plot line to the special effects utilized in the film.
  • Although there was a shaky plot line, the special effects and the lead actor make up for an exciting and enthralling experience, if you don't take it too seriously

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