[ tel-uh-film ]
/ ˈtɛl əˌfɪlm /


a motion picture intended primarily to be shown on television.


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Origin of telefilm

First recorded in 1935–40; tele(vision) + film Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences 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