moviegoing
noun, often attrib see moviegoer

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • moviegoing — moviegoer, n. /mooh vee goh ing/, n. 1. the practice or act of going to see motion pictures. adj. 2. characterized by going to see motion pictures often: the moviegoing public. [1935 40; MOVIE + GOING] * * * …   Universalium

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  • moviegoing — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : the act or habit of going to see motion pictures * * * moviegoer, n. /mooh vee goh ing/, n. 1. the practice or act of going to see motion pictures. adj. 2. characterized by going to see motion pictures often: the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • mov|ie|go|ing — «MOO vee GOH ihng», noun, adjective. –n. the act or practice of a moviegoer; a going to the movies: »The experience of moviegoing…gave us all a fantasy life in common (Harper s). –adj. that goes to the movies: »the moviegoing public …   Useful english dictionary

  • moviegoer — noun Date: 1923 filmgoer • moviegoing noun, often attrib …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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