Synonyms of film in English:

film

noun

  • 1 there was a film of sweat on his face
    layer, coat, coating, covering, cover, surface, sheet, patina, blanket, dusting, skin, overlay, screen, mask, wash, glaze, varnish, veneer, veil
  • 2 Emma was watching a film
    movie, picture, feature, feature film; programme, broadcast, transmission; North Americanmotion picture
    informal flick, pic, vid
    dated , informal talkie
  • 3 she would like to work in film
  • verb

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  • 1 he immediately filmed the next scene
    record on film, shoot, record, take pictures of, make a film of, capture on film, video, photograph
  • 2 the book was filmed in 1983
    adapt for film, make into a film
  • 3 his eyes had filmed over
    cloud, mist, fog, haze; become blurred, blur, dull
    archaic blear
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    cinematographic relating to film

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