Definitions of MOVIES

  1. A motion- picture show.

Usage examples for MOVIES

  1. 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
  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. At about this point she vanished, bound for Hollywood and the movies. – Gigolo by Edna Ferber
  4. 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
  5. 4. One does not need to strain their ears while at the movies. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones
  6. 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
  7. You're quitting Haynes- Cooper for the movies. – Fanny Herself by Edna Ferber
  8. I suppose it is a sort of disease, like going to the " movies" or doing exercises. – The Pleasures of Ignorance by Robert Lynd
  9. 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
  10. The movies have practically ruined the stage. – Behind the Green Door by Mildred A. Wirt
  11. 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
  12. She never goes to the movies. – Walking-Stick Papers by Robert Cortes Holliday
  13. 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
  14. How did Yoorkerk like the movies? – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
  15. One of them is crazy about the movies. – Roy Blakeley by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  16. Mother, can't we go to the movies? – Brother and Sister by Josephine Lawrence
  17. He took her to the movies and gave her ice- cream sodas and they were getting on fine. – The Rosie World by Parker Fillmore