Associations to the word «Documentary»


DOCUMENTARY, adjective. Of, related to, or based on documents.
DOCUMENTARY, adjective. Which serves to document (record and:or illustrate) a subject.
DOCUMENTARY, adjective. (of a film, book etc) presented objectively without the insertion of fictional matter.
DOCUMENTARY, noun. A film, TV program, publication etc. which presents a social, political, scientific or historical subject in a factual or informative manner.

Dictionary definition

DOCUMENTARY, noun. A film or TV program presenting the facts about a person or event.
DOCUMENTARY, adjective. Relating to or consisting of or derived from documents.
DOCUMENTARY, adjective. Emphasizing or expressing things as perceived without distortion of personal feelings, insertion of fictional matter, or interpretation; "objective art".

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne