filmi

[ fil-mee ]
/ ˈfɪl mi /

noun

a style of Indian popular vocal music accompanied by sitar and tabla and used in Indian films.

Nearby words

  1. film-maker,
  2. filmable,
  3. filmcard,
  4. filmdom,
  5. filmgoer,
  6. filmic,
  7. filming,
  8. filmization,
  9. filmland,
  10. filmmaker

Origin of filmi

First recorded in 1985–90; ultimately derivative of English film

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British Dictionary definitions for filmi

filmi

/ (ˈfilmɪ) /

adjective Hinglish

of or relating to the Indian film industry or Indian films
containing the high drama typical of Indian films

Word Origin for filmi

Hindi

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