Definition of filmgoer in English:

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filmgoer

Pronunciation: /ˈfɪlmˌɡəʊə/

noun

A person who goes to the cinema, especially on a regular basis.
Example sentences
  • The majority of films are made for the average filmgoer.
  • They do not make money if regular filmgoers do not see their films.
  • Taxes constitute more than 35 per cent of the price paid for by filmgoers.

Derivatives

film-going

noun& adjective
Example sentences
  • But then, if I were writing, I'd only be writing about the changing nature of filmgoing and film exhibition.
  • The context of this paper is filmgoing in Britain and the United States during the 1930s, when filmgoing was the dominant paid-for leisure activity in both countries.

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