[ hol-ee-woo d-ee-uh n, hol-ee-woo d- ]
/ ˈhɒl iˌwʊd i ən, ˌhɒl iˈwʊd- /


a person who works for the motion-picture industry located in Hollywood, Calif.
a person born or living in Hollywood, Calif.


of, suitable to, or characteristic of the motion-picture industry or of the people who work in it, especially in Hollywood, Calif.

Origin of Hollywoodian

First recorded in 1930–35; Hollywood + -ian
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