Western


Western
Synonyms and related words:
3-D, Cinemascope, Cinerama, Marchen, Technicolor, Western story, Westerner, adventure story, allegory, animated cartoon, apologue, bedtime story, black-and-white film, cartoon, chiller, cinema, color film, creepie, detective story, documentary, documentary film, educational film, fable, fabliau, fairy tale, fantasy, feature, fiction, film, flick, flicker, folk story, folktale, gest, ghost story, horror picture, horse opera, legend, love story, motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, moving picture, mystery, mystery story, myth, mythology, mythos, newsreel, nudie, nursery tale, parable, photodrama, photoplay, picture, picture show, pornographic film, preview, romance, science fiction, shocker, short, silent, silent film, skin flick, sneak preview, space fiction, space opera, spaghetti Western, suspense story, talkie, talking picture, thriller, trailer, underground film, whodunit, work of fiction

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Western — Western …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • WESTERN — Plus qu’un genre éminemment populaire – une histoire de feu et de sang avec des hommes à cheval et des paysages grandioses –, plus qu’un combat manichéen entre le bien et le mal, le western est l’expression d’un milieu culturel particulier, celui …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Western — may refer to: *Western culture (also called Western civilization), the human cultures of European origin * Western (genre), a category of fiction and visual art centered on the American Old West (Western United States) ** Western fiction, the… …   Wikipedia

  • Western A.F.C. — Western A.F.C. is a soccer club in Christchurch, New Zealand.History1913–1920Western A.F.C kicked off in 1913 when a small group of keen soccer players at West Christchurch District High School decided to start a team.The few boys who had played… …   Wikipedia

  • Western — West ern, a. [1913 Webster] 1. Of or pertaining to the west; situated in the west, or in the region nearly in the direction of west; being in that quarter where the sun sets; as, the western shore of France; the western ocean. [1913 Webster] Far… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • western — WÉSTERN, wésternuri, s.n. Gen de film de aventuri (creat în America), a cărui acţiune se petrece de obicei în timpul colonizării vestului Statelor Unite ale Americii. [pr.: uéstern] – Din engl. western. Trimis de cata, 27.02.2002. Sursa: DEX 98  …   Dicționar Român

  • Western — Sm Film (oder Buch) über die amerikanische Pionierzeit erw. fach. (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus am. e. western westlich, nach Westen . Wohl hypostasiert nach der allgemeinen Wanderungsrichtung nach Westen .    Ebenso nndl. western, ne.… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • western — /ˈwestern, ingl. ˈwɛstən/ [vc. ingl., propriamente «occidentale»] s. m. inv. film di indiani FRASEOLOGIA western all italiana, spaghetti western …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • western — [wes′tərn] adj. [ME < OE westerne] 1. in, of, to, toward, or facing the west 2. from the west [a western wind] 3. [W ] of or characteristic of the West 4. [W ] of the Western Church n. 1. WESTERNER …   English World dictionary

  • western — / wɛstən/, it. / wɛstern/ agg. ingl. [der. di west ], usato in ital. come s.m. (cinem.) [genere cinematografico ambientato nel territorio occidentale dell America del Nord del sec. 19°] ● Espressioni: western all italiana [genere analogo nato in… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • Western — Western, NE U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 287 Housing Units (2000): 151 Land area (2000): 0.445541 sq. miles (1.153947 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.445541 sq. miles (1.153947… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places