Dictionary.com

filmset

[ film-set ]
/ ˈfɪlmˌsɛt /
Printing.
Save This Word!

verb (used with object), film·set, film·set·ting.
to photocompose.
adjective
(of type) set on a photocomposer.
QUIZ
SPRINT TO THE FINISH WITH THIS OLYMPICS QUIZ!
Compete in our Olympics quiz to see if you can take home the gold medal in Olympics knowledge.
Question 1 of 10
Where was the Olympics first held?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of filmset

First recorded in 1950–55; film + set

OTHER WORDS FROM filmset

filmsetter, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use filmset in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for filmset (1 of 2)

filmset
/ (ˈfɪlmˌsɛt) /

verb -sets, -setting or -set
(tr) to set (type matter) by filmsetting

Derived forms of filmset

filmsetter, noun

British Dictionary definitions for filmset (2 of 2)

film set

noun
the scenery and props as arranged for shooting a film
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK