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Film vs. Rime

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Filmnoun

A thin layer of some substance; a pellicle; a membranous covering, causing opacity.

‘a clear plastic film for wrapping food’;

Rimenoun

(meteorology) Ice formed by the rapid freezing of cold water droplets of fog onto a cold surface.

Filmnoun

(photography) A medium used to capture images in a camera.

Rimenoun

(meteorology) A coating or sheet of ice so formed.

Filmnoun

A movie.

Rimenoun

A film or slimy coating.

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Filmnoun

Cinema; movies as a group.

Rimenoun

Number.

Filmnoun

A slender thread, such as that of a cobweb.

Rimenoun

Rhyme.

‘Samuel Taylor Coleridge wrote The Rime of the Ancient Mariner in the 18th century.’;

Filmverb

(ambitransitive) To record (activity, or a motion picture) on photographic film.

‘A Hollywood studio was filming on location in NYC.’; ‘I tried to film the UFO as it passed overhead.’;

Rimenoun

(linguistics) The second part of a syllable, from the vowel on, as opposed to the onset.

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Filmverb

(transitive) To cover or become covered with a thin skin or pellicle.

Rimenoun

A step of a ladder; a rung.

Filmnoun

A thin skin; a pellicle; a membranous covering, causing opacity.

‘He from thick films shall purge the visual ray.’;

Rimenoun

A rent or long aperture; a chink; a fissure; a crack.

Filmnoun

hence, any thin layer covering a surface.

Rimeverb

To freeze or congeal into hoarfrost.

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Filmnoun

A slender thread, as that of a cobweb.

‘Her whip of cricket's bone, the lash of film.’;

Rimeverb

obsolete form of rhyme

Filmnoun

The layer, usually of gelatin or collodion, containing the sensitive salts of photographic plates.

Rimenoun

A rent or long aperture; a chink; a fissure; a crack.

Filmnoun

a flexible sheet of celluloid or other plastic material to which a light-sensitive layer has been applied, used for recording images by the processes of photography. It is commonly used in rolls mounted within light-proof canisters suitable for simple insertion into cameras designed for such canisters. On such rolls, varying numbers of photographs may be taken before the canister needs to be replaced.

Rimenoun

White frost; hoarfrost; congealed dew or vapor.

‘The trees were now covered with rime.’;

Filmnoun

a motion picture.

Rimenoun

A step or round of a ladder; a rung.

Filmnoun

the art of making motion pictures; - used mostly in the phrase the film.

Rimenoun

Rhyme. See Rhyme.

Filmnoun

a thin transparent sheet of plastic, used for wrapping objects; as, polyethylene film.

Rimeverb

To freeze or congeal into hoarfrost.

Filmverb

To cover with a thin skin or pellicle.

‘It will but skin and film the ulcerous place.’;

Rimeverb

To rhyme. See Rhyme.

Filmverb

to make a motion picture of (any event or literary work); to record with a movie camera; as, to film the inauguration ceremony; to film Dostoevsky's War and Peace.

Rimenoun

ice crystals forming a white deposit (especially on objects outside)

Filmnoun

a form of entertainment that enacts a story by a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement;

‘they went to a movie every Saturday night’; ‘the film was shot on location’;

Rimenoun

correspondence in the sounds of two or more lines (especially final sounds)

Filmnoun

a medium that disseminates moving pictures;

‘theater pieces transferred to celluloid’; ‘this story would be good cinema’; ‘film coverage of sporting events’;

Rimeverb

be similar in sound, especially with respect to the last syllable;

‘hat and cat rhyme’;

Filmnoun

a thin coating or layer;

‘the table was covered with a film of dust’;

Rimeverb

compose rhymes

Filmnoun

a thin sheet of (usually plastic and usually transparent) material used to wrap or cover things

Rimenoun

frost formed on cold objects by the rapid freezing of water vapour in cloud or fog.

Filmnoun

photographic material consisting of a base of celluloid covered with a photographic emulsion; used to make negatives or transparencies

Rimenoun

hoar frost

‘the rime was thick and crisp on the grass’;

Filmverb

make a film or photograph of something;

‘take a scene’; ‘shoot a movie’;

Rimenoun

archaic spelling of rhyme

Filmverb

record in film;

‘The coronation was filmed’;

Rimeverb

cover (an object) with hoar frost

‘he does not brush away the frost that rimes his beard’;

Film

A film, also called a movie, motion picture or moving picture, is a work of visual art used to simulate experiences that communicate ideas, stories, perceptions, feelings, beauty, or atmosphere through the use of moving images. These images are generally accompanied by sound, and more rarely, other sensory stimulations.

Rimeverb

archaic spelling of rhyme

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