stuntman

noun stunt·man \ ˈstənt-ˌman \
|Updated on: 14 Jul 2018

Definition of stuntman

: a man who performs stunts; especially : one who doubles for an actor during the filming of stunts and dangerous scenes

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First Known Use of stuntman

1927

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  • : a man who takes an actor's place during the filming of stunts and dangerous scenes for a movie or TV show


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