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film-make

Definition:

to make films; to be a film maker

Class:

creation verb (sewing, baking, painting, performing, etc.)

Past tense:

film-made

Present participle:

film-making

3rd-person singular present:

film-makes

Type of:

make

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

filmmake

Definition references  (+images)

Wikipedia:

Filmmaking | film production

the process of making a film. Filmmaking involves a number of discrete stages including an initial story, idea, or commission, through scriptwriting, casting, shooting, editing, and screening the finished product before an audience that may result in a... (38 of 2772 words, 1 image)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Filmmaking

New World Dictionary:

filmmaker | moviemaker | filmmaking [noun, related]

a person who makes films, especially a producer, director, etc. (10 of 14 words, pronunciation, 1 image)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/filmmaker

Collins Dictionary:

film-making [British]

the activity or business of producing and directing films, [especially] (10 of 388 words, 7 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/film-making

Merriam-Webster:

filmmaking | big screen [synonym] | cinema [synonym] | film [synonym] | filmdom [synonym] | filmland [synonym] | movie [synonym] | moviemaking [synonym] | pictures [synonym] | ...

the making of motion pictures (5 of 48 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/filmmaking

Oxford Dictionary:

film-maker | film-making [derived]

a person who directs or produces films for the cinema or television (12 of 32 words)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/film--maker

Wiktionary:

filmmaking | film making | moviemaking [synonym]

The activity of preparing edited video works, formerly principally films, whether for entertainment or other purposes. (16 of 17 words)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/filmmaking

American Heritage Dictionary:

filmmaking

The making of movies. (4 of 7 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/filmmaking

Macmillan British Dictionary:

create [transitive] | created [past tense] | creating [present participle] | creates [3rd-person singular present]

to make something new or original that did not exist before ; to cause a ... | to officially give someone a title (22 of 162 words, 2 definitions, 11 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/create

Random House Dictionary:

create | created [past tense] | creating [present participle]

to cause to come into being, as something unique that would not naturally evolve or that is not made by ordinary processes. | to evolve from one's own ... (27 of 139 words, 9 definitions, 3 usage examples, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/create

Cambridge Dictionary:

create [entry 1]

to make something new, especially to invent something (8 of 51 words, 4 usage examples, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/create 1

create [entry 2, British, outdated]

to show that you are angry (6 of 28 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/create 2

Encarta Dictionary:

filmmaker | filmmakers [plural] | moviemaker [movies] | moviemakers [movies, plural] | filmmaking [noun, derived]

a producer or director of movies (6 of 22 words, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861611464​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio reference

the Free Dictionary:

film-make

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "film-make"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "film-make"

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/film-make

filmmake

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "filmmake"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "filmmake"

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/filmmake

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