chick flick

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chick flick

A movie that is primarily appealing or marketed to a female audience, and often focused on relationships and romance. That new romantic comedy seems like a real chick flick, so my girlfriends and I are going to go see it this weekend.
See also: chick, flick
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chick-flick

n. a movie intended for women and female interests. I hate chick-flicks. It’s a guy thing.
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