Definition of cineplex in English:


Syllabification: cin·e·plex
Pronunciation: /ˈsiniˌpleks
(also Cineplex)


trademark , chiefly North American
  • A movie theater with several separate screens; a multiplex.
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    • There are really only three action movies hitting the cineplexes in the holiday season without franchise credentials.
    • The film boasts an emotional honesty all too rarely seen at cineplexes these days.
    • Mental illness is too complex a subject for an hour and a half at the cineplex.


1970s: blend of cinema and complex.

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