Definition of helmer in English:

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helmer

Pronunciation: /ˈhelmər/

noun

informal, chiefly North American
A film director.
Example sentences
  • As everyone knows, Tinseltown is all about the lawsuits and the brinkmanship of the helmers and studio heads, and who blinks first.
  • Last year alone, Kate Winslet finalized her divorce from assistant director Jim Threapleton and shacked up with Oscar-winning helmer Sam Mendes.
  • The hour-long Director's Series will be a highlight this summer, profiling today's top Hollywood helmers, including Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorcese, and Clint Eastwood.

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Syllabification: helm·er

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