Definition of Bollywood in English:

Bollywood

Line breaks: Bolly|wood
Pronunciation: /ˈbɒlɪwʊd
 
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noun

  • A name for the Indian popular film industry, based in Mumbai (Bombay): the greatest sensation ever to come out of Bollywood [as modifier]: a Bollywood potboiler
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    • With his brilliant performance, he may find a permanent base in Bollywood after this film.
    • Did you dub it in Hindi with an intention of getting into blockbuster films in Bollywood?
    • The reason Bollywood films have such universal appeal is because they're squeaky-clean.

Origin

1970s: blend of Bombay and Hollywood.

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