filmy filmy

Definition(s):

  • (adj) so thin as to transmit light

Usage(s):

  1. What's clear from the opening shot of Branagh's version is that he desperately wants this Sleuth to be not the record of a play but a real, filmy film.
  2. It will shoot through the filmy balloon as if it were not there.

News

  • Here's How To Clean and Restore A Dangerously Dirty Windshield

    Ever get caught in a light rain when your windshield's gunked up with weird, filmy crap? It's not only annoying, but dangerous as well. Here's why that buildup happens, and how to get rid of it. Read more...
    on September 3, 2013     Source: Jalopnik

Quotes

  1. "In India, rock music is a very shallow and superficial genre. They dress and style themselves like American rockers but the words and lyrics are archaic and obsolete. The words in an average Indi-Rock number revert to trite filmy clichés like...
    on Sep 4, 2008 By: Javed Akhtar Source: IBNLive.com

  2. "The people of this country are great music lovers. But unfortunately a majority of them are only listening to filmy music and getting lost in enjoying filmy songs. I want to change this attitude and try to change the enormous focus given to film...
    on Jul 8, 2008 By: Vasundhara Das Source: Buzz18 India

  3. "Debutants from filmy families do have an easy journey in the initial stages. But, if you are a gem, nobody can stop you from shining," Sakshi, whose debut film "Contract" directed by Ram Gopal Varma, releases on July 18, told PTI.
    on Jul 9, 2008 By: Ram Gopal Varma Source: Hindu

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