movies
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Usage note
This word must be preceded by the definite article in the sense shown in the plural noun.
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A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (movie theater)
a. el cine
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Let's go to the movies tomorrow with your cousins.Vamos al cine mañana con tus primos.
movie
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (motion picture)
a. la película
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My uncle is a famous actor who's been in a lot of movies.Mi tío es un actor famoso que ha salido en muchas películas.
b. el film
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There's a really good movie about the Second World War that just came out.Hay un film muy bueno sobre la Segunda Guerra Mundial que acaba de salir.
c. el filme
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
If you haven't seen the movie yet, you should read the book first.Si aún no has visto el filme, primero deberías leer el libro.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (related to motion pictures)
a. de cine
Tarantino is one of her favorite movie directors.Tarantino es uno de sus directores de cine favoritos.
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movie
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la película
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to go to the moviesir al cine
she's in the movieses actriz de cine
movie actor/actressactor m/actriz de cine
movie cameracámara cinematográfica or de cine
movie industryindustria cinematográfica or del cine
movie projectorproyector cinematográfico
movie starestrella de cine
movie theatercine m
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movie [ˈmuːvɪ] especially (US)
noun
película (f); film(e) (m)
the movies el cine; to go to the movies ir al cine
modifier
movie camera (n) cámara (f) cinematográfica
movie house (n)
movie theatre See culture box in entry movie.
the movie industry (n) la industria cinematográfica
movie star (n) estrella (f) de cine
movie theatre (n) cine (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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