1. a medium that disseminates moving pictures

- this story would be good cinema

Similar word(s): celluloid, film

Definition categories: communication, medium

2. a theater where films are shown

Definition categories: man–made, house, theater, theatre

Sentences with cinema as a noun:

- The cinema is right across the street from the restaurant.

- Despite the critics, he produced excellent cinema.

- In the long history of Spanish cinema […] .

- Throughout the history of cinema, filmmakers […] .