photoplay

[foh-tuh-pley]

noun

a motion-picture scenario; screenplay.

Nearby words

  1. photopia,
  2. photopic,
  3. photopic adaptation,
  4. photopic eye,
  5. photopic vision,
  6. photopolarimeter,
  7. photopolymer,
  8. photopolymerization,
  9. photopositive,
  10. photoprint

Origin of photoplay

An Americanism dating back to 1910–15; photo- + play

Related formspho·to·play·er, noun

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