Definitions of MOVIES

  1. A motion- picture show.

Usage examples for MOVIES

  1. She never goes to the movies. – Walking-Stick Papers by Robert Cortes Holliday
  2. Going to the movies is not a matter of just running around the corner and so done automatically once or twice a week. – If You're Going to Live in the Country by Thomas H. Ormsbee and Richmond Huntley
  3. You're quitting Haynes- Cooper for the movies. – Fanny Herself by Edna Ferber
  4. The movies have practically ruined the stage. – Behind the Green Door by Mildred A. Wirt
  5. The dollar that will buy tickets to the movies will just as quickly buy a good book; and if you're hungry, it's up to you whether you put your money into chocolate eclairs or roast beef. – Oh, Money! Money! by Eleanor Hodgman Porter
  6. How did Yoorkerk like the movies? – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
  7. Only if I don't go to movies pretty soon, I'll- I'll- I don't know what I'll do! – Brother and Sister by Josephine Lawrence
  8. It said: " I am the car of Abey Tszchniczklefritszch, king of the movies, future king of the world. – They Call Me Carpenter by Upton Sinclair
  9. Mother, can't we go to the movies? – Brother and Sister by Josephine Lawrence
  10. One of them is crazy about the movies. – Roy Blakeley by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  11. It enlisted the movies. – The War After the War by Isaac Frederick Marcosson
  12. For the cowboy of the " movies," however, let us register an unqualified contempt. – The Passing of the Frontier A Chronicle of the Old West, Volume 26 in The Chronicles Of America Series by Emerson Hough
  13. I saw a picture of you at the " movies" the other evening and you were making a speech in the rain without a hat or rubbers. – Perfect Behavior A Guide for Ladies and Gentlemen in all Social Crises by Donald Ogden Stewart
  14. No movies nor nuthin', just fish an' rocks an' people lookin' thin an' half- starved." – Grenfell: Knight-Errant of the North by Fullerton Waldo
  15. He took her to the movies and gave her ice- cream sodas and they were getting on fine. – The Rosie World by Parker Fillmore
  16. 4. One does not need to strain their ears while at the movies. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones
  17. Meals are served very late- lunch is at 2 o'clock or later, and dinner not until about 10. Concerts, plays and movies don't start until 11 o'clock at night, or even midnight. – Getting to know Spain by Dee Day
  18. You can stay at movies an awful long time, and if you've got money enough to go to several of 'em, why, you're fixed for pretty near as long as you please. – Gentle Julia by Booth Tarkington
  19. I suppose it is a sort of disease, like going to the " movies" or doing exercises. – The Pleasures of Ignorance by Robert Lynd
  20. At about this point she vanished, bound for Hollywood and the movies. – Gigolo by Edna Ferber