telefilm

[ tel-uh-film ]
/ ˈtɛl əˌfɪlm /
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noun

a motion picture intended primarily to be shown on television.

Nearby words

  1. teledrama,
  2. teledu,
  3. telefacsimile,
  4. telefeature,
  5. teleferic,
  6. telefoto,
  7. teleg.,
  8. telega,
  9. telegenic,
  10. telegnosis

Origin of telefilm

First recorded in 1935–40; tele(vision) + film

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for telefilm

  • You've got cans of telefilm in the cellar, but them I don't mind.

    Spacemen Never Die!|Morris Hershman