cinematize

[sin-uh-muh-tahyz]

verb (used with or without object), cin·e·ma·tized, cin·e·ma·tiz·ing.

to adapt (a novel, play, etc.) for motion pictures.
Chiefly British. cinematograph(def 3).

Nearby words

  1. cinemagoer,
  2. cinemascope,
  3. cinematheque,
  4. cinematic,
  5. cinematics,
  6. cinematog.,
  7. cinematograph,
  8. cinematographer,
  9. cinematography,
  10. cinemicrograph

Also especially British, cin·e·ma·tise.

Origin of cinematize


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