[ fil-mik ]
/ ˈfɪl mɪk /
of, relating to, or characteristic of motion pictures: a filmic adaptation of a novel.
containing characteristics resembling those of motion pictures.
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OTHER WORDS FROM filmicfilm·i·cal·ly, adverb
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The lawyers are chosen not just for their acumen but also with an eye toward the filmic.
British Dictionary definitions for filmic
/ (ˈfɪlmɪk) /
of or relating to films or the cinema
having characteristics that are suggestive of films or the cinema
Derived forms of filmicfilmically, adverb
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