- a film; motion picture.
- a motion-picture theater.
Origin of cine
- a combining form meaning “motion picture,” used in the formation of compound words: cineradiograph.
Origin of cine-
Related Words for cineflick, cinema, talkie, picture, show, feature, film, videotape, drive-in, celluloid, screenplay, pictures, bijou, playhouse, flicker, movie, cine, cinematics, cinematograph, photodrama
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Historical Examples of cine
Pis′ciform, in shape like a fish: having the form of a fish; Pis′cine, pertaining to fishes; Pisciv′orous, feeding on fishes.
But I recollect finding him cine day studying a high wall (of the old Oratory Church, since pulled down).Shandygaff
- indicating motion picture or cinemacine camera; cinephotography
Word Origin and History for cine
abbreviation of cinema used in compounds or as a stand-alone, 1928, perhaps partly from French ciné (1917).
- Motion picture:cineangiography.