American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. See screen.
- n. the cinema screen onto which movies are projected
- n. idiomatic By extension, the movies or that related to movies or cinema.
- n. the film industry
- n. a white or silvered surface where pictures can be projected for viewing
- From a type of movie screen covered with silver-colored metallic paint. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
““Tinseltown, with its reference to the silver screen and the glamour surrounding it, is at least mildly positive,” says Arnold Zwicky, visiting professor of linguistics at Stanford.”
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Silvery words. (Mithril doesn't count.)
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Words coined or popularized during the Roaring '20s.
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