chick flick
chick flick chick flick n. A sentimental motion picture that appeals particularly to women. See {flick}, n., movie. [Colloq.] [PJC]

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  • chick flick — noun (derog inf) A film likely to appeal only to women • • • Main Entry: ↑chick * * * chick flick UK US noun [countable] [singular chick flick plural …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chick Flick — désigne aux États Unis et les autres pays anglophones un film destiné à un public féminin et jeune. Flick signifie film en anglais familier, et chick, signifiant littéralement poussin , est souvent employé pour parler d une jeune femme. En… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chick flick — désigne aux États Unis et les autres pays anglophones un film destiné à un public féminin et jeune. Flick signifie film en anglais familier, et chick, signifiant littéralement poussin / poulette , est souvent employé de manière argotique pour… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • chick flick — chick flicks N COUNT A chick flick is a romantic film that is not very serious and is intended to appeal to women. [INFORMAL] My wife likes chick flicks, I don t. I can t sit through two hours of women s stuff …   English dictionary

  • chick flick — chick ,flick noun count INFORMAL a movie intended especially for women, often about a romantic relationship …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • chick\ flick — 1. (chick flick) (8303↑, 923↓) A film that indulges in the hopes and dreams of women and/or girls. A film that has a happy, fuzzy, ridiculously unrealistic ending. My best friend s wedding, Mona Lisa Smile, Runaway Bride, The Wedding Planner,… …   Urban English dictionary

  • Chick flick — For the Charmed television episode, see Chick Flick Chick flick is a slang term for a film mainly dealing with love and romance designed to appeal to a female target audience.[1][2] Although many types of films may be directed toward the female… …   Wikipedia

  • chick flick — n. A movie with themes, characters, or events that appeal more to women than to men. Example Citation: With the release of films like The Sweetest Thing and The Divine Secrets of the Ya Ya Sisterhood, there s been a lot of loose talk lately about …   New words

  • chick flick — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms chick flick : singular chick flick plural chick flicks informal a film intended especially for women, often about a romantic relationship …   English dictionary

  • chick flick — film for women, movie about a woman or women    Steel Magnolias is a chick flick about life in the southern US …   English idioms

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