Synonyms for celluloid

Synonyms for (noun) celluloid

Synonyms: film, celluloid, cinema

Definition: a medium that disseminates moving pictures

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

Similar words: medium

Definition: a means or instrumentality for storing or communicating information

Synonyms: celluloid

Definition: highly flammable substance made from cellulose nitrate and camphor; used in e.g. motion-picture and X-ray film; its use has decreased with the development of nonflammable thermoplastics

Similar words: thermoplastic, thermoplastic resin

Definition: a material that softens when heated and hardens again when cooled

Synonyms for (adj) celluloid

Synonyms: synthetic, celluloid

Definition: artificial as if portrayed in a film

Usage: a novel with flat celluloid characters

Similar words: unreal, artificial

Definition: contrived by art rather than nature

Usage: artificial flowers; artificial flavoring; an artificial diamond; artificial fibers; artificial sweeteners

Visual thesaurus for celluloid