[fil-muh-buh l]


noting or pertaining to a story or to a literary work readily adaptable to motion picture form.

Nearby words

  1. film set,
  2. film speed,
  3. film star,
  4. film strip,
  5. film-maker,
  6. filmcard,
  7. filmdom,
  8. filmgoer,
  9. filmi,
  10. filmic

Origin of filmable

First recorded in 1915–20; film + -able Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for filmable

  • Swords may also be worn at weddings, at funerals, also at christenings I believe; anyway, on all filmable occasions.

    From a Terrace in Prague|Lieut.-Col. B. Granville Baker