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actor

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1 one who acts professionally (as in a play, movie, or television show)
  • my sister went to drama school to become an actor

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2 one who takes part in something
  • Benjamin Franklin was a major actor in many of the events leading up to the founding of our nation

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The first known use of actor was in the 15th century

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“Actor.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/actor. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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