filmi

adj South Asian glamorous. A word evoking the glamour, ostentation and drama of Bollywood movies, now used by South Asians in the UK.

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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  • Filmi — (or Filmy), used as an adjective, is a colloquial term which refers to anything relating to the Bollywood film industry. Filmi music (Hindi: फ़िल्मी मोसीक़ी, Urdu: فلمی موسیقی filmi mosiqi ) is Indian popular music as written and performed for… …   Wikipedia

  • filmi — /ˈfɪlmi/ (say filmee) adjective Indian English of or relating to Bollywood: a filmi career; a filmi suburb; filmi flamboyance. {Hindi filmī, from film (from English) + ī i} …   Australian English dictionary

  • filmi — [ fɪlmi] adjective Indian relating to or characteristic of the Bombay film industry …   English new terms dictionary

  • Filmi — RDBurman Asha Bhosle filmi est le nom donné à la musique composée pour les films indiens, et notamment pour les intermèdes musicaux dansés, obligatoires. Généralement, les morceaux sont disponibles sous forme de cassettes et de CD piratés à des… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • filmi — /fil mee/, n. a style of Indian popular vocal music accompanied by sitar and tabla and used in Indian films. [1985 90; ult. der. of E FILM] * * * filmi UK [ˈfɪlmi] US noun [uncountable] cinema indian english the music used in Indian films… …   Useful english dictionary

  • filmi — UK [ˈfɪlmɪ] / US noun [uncountable] cinema Indian English the music used in Indian films …   English dictionary

  • filmi — /fil mee/, n. a style of Indian popular vocal music accompanied by sitar and tabla and used in Indian films. [1985 90; ult. der. of E FILM] * * * …   Universalium

  • Filmi qawwali — ( ur. فلمی قوٌالی, hi. फ़िल्मी क़व्वाली) is a form of qawwali music found in the Bollywood film industry. It represents a distinct sub genre of Bollywood film music, although it usually bears little resemblance to traditional qawwali, which is… …   Wikipedia

  • Filmi Devotional songs — (or Filmi Bhajans) are devotional songs from Hindi movies, or Hindi songs composed to be sung using the melody in a popular filmi song.While most of these songs relate to Hinduism, often many of the devotional songs are general, and can prove… …   Wikipedia

  • Filmi pop — (Urdu: فلمی موسیقی filmi mosiqi) is a term first coined by Pakistani music journalist, M Ali Tim in 1990 but made famous by the country s most influential pop critic, Nadeem F. Paracha to define the common practice among Pakistani pop artists to… …   Wikipedia

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