Word Origin and History for mgm
abbreviation of Metro Goldwyn-Mayer, attested from 1933.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for mgm
MGM and Columbia are both subsidiaries of Sony Pictures Entertainment.Propaganda, Protest, and Poisonous Vipers: The Cinema War in Korea
December 30, 2014
Shockingly, this last couplet made it into the 1953 film version; someone was napping over at MGM.When Broadway Musicals Were Dark And Subversive
December 16, 2014
The trouble with Gable was that he was under contract to MGM.How 'Gone With the Wind' Got Made
September 10, 2014
So began his upward trajectory, signing as a contract player with MGM.
If there was a problem, Louis B. Mayer, the indomitable head of MGM, would fix it.
Through the attraction of the lead sphere on the mass of mercury when below the gain was greater by 0.589 mgm.
The two on one side were now interchanged and a gain in weight of about 31.7 mgm.