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Auslan SignbankDictionary#3187 character
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As a Noun: 1. All the qualities that a person has that makes them distinct from other people; the kind of person someone is. English = character. 2. A person in a film, book, or play. English = character.

portrait, portrait painter, portraiture, paint

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1345 portrait
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As a Noun: 1. A painting or drawing of someone. English = portrait. 2. A person who paints or draws pictures of people. English = portrait painter. 3. The art of painting or drawing portraits. English = portraiture. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To paint or draw a portrait of someone.

ballet

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4500 ballet
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As a Noun: 1. A type of very skilled and artistic dancing with carefully planned movements. English = ballet. 2. An artistic work that is performed by ballet dancers. English = ballet. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To leap or jump up in the air, especially as part of a ballet.

clown

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1982 clown1a
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As a Noun: 1. A performer in a circus who wears funny clothes and bright make-up, often with a big red nose, and who does silly things in order to make people laugh. English = clown.

film, movie, picture, flicks, cinema, project

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4360 film.flicks
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As a Noun: 1. Moving images that have been recorded so that they can be shown in a theatre or on television. English = film, films, movie, movies, picture, pictures. Informal English = flicks. 2. A special theatre where films are shown. English = cinema. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To make a film appear on a screen or wall. English = project, show a film.

spool, reel, projector, projectionist

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1734 film-reel
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As a Noun: 1. A round object onto which film can be wound, especially before it is put in a projector. English = spool, reel. 2. A machine that turns a spool of film and projects the film onto a screen or wall. English = projector. 3. A person whose job is to work a projector, for example in a cinema. English = projectionist. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To operate a projector.

film, movie, picture, cinema, project

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1938 film.five
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As a Noun: 1. Moving images that have been recorded so that they can be shown in a theatre or on television. English = film, films, movie, movies, picture, pictures. 2. A special theatre where films are shown. English = cinema. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To make a film appear on a screen or wall. English = project, show a film.

film, movie, picture, cinema, movie theatre

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1992 film-radio
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As a Noun: 1. Moving pictures that have been recorded so that they can be shown in a cinema or on television. English = film, films, movie, movies, picture, pictures. 2. A film or movie with sound that appeared after silent movies. Obsolete English = talking films, talkies. English = film, movie. 3. A theatre where moving pictures are shown. English = cinema, movie theatre. Informal English = pictures.

lines

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3501 lines
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As a Noun: 1. Sentences or remarks that are said by an actor in a play or film. English = lines.

theatre, theatrical

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4499 theatre
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As a Noun: 1. A building with a stage on which plays and other entertainments are performed. English = theatre. 2. The activity of acting in, producing, and writing plays. English = theatre. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To belong to or relate to the theatre. English = (be) theatrical. 2. Of behaviour, to be exaggerated, unnatural, and done deliberately for effect. English = (be) theatrical.