[ sin-uh-fahyl ]
/ ˈsɪn əˌfaɪl /
a devoted moviegoer, especially one knowledgeable about the cinema.
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Examples from the Web for cinephile
Indeed, Magnotta was also betrayed by his cinephile bravado.Alleged Killer Magnotta Was Caught Thanks to His Own Carelessness|Tracy McNicoll|June 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And Ahmadinejad himself is not exactly known as a cinephile.
British Dictionary definitions for cinephile
/ (ˈsɪnɪˌfaɪl) /
a person who loves films and cinema
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