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moviegoing

[moo-vee-goh-ing] /ˈmu viˌgoʊ ɪŋ/
noun
1.
the practice or act of going to see motion pictures.
adjective
2.
characterized by going to see motion pictures often:
the moviegoing public.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; movie + going
Related forms
moviegoer, noun
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  • And then, in the months that followed, he gradually became my moviegoing doppelgänger.
  • All right, because moviegoing is the last relatively cheap date.
  • Some of that contentiousness has lately seeped into moviegoing.
  • Both films appealed to a wide moviegoing and political spectrum.
  • If you have, it is altogether likely your moviegoing and outside reading have been allowed to lag.
  • Yet as any cinephile will attest, moviegoing is not what it used to be.

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