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actor

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of actor

  1. 1 one who acts professionally (as in a play, movie, or television show) my sister went to drama school to become an actor Synonyms of actor impersonator, mummer, player, thesp, thespian, trouper Words Related to actor barnstormer, enactor, entertainer, performer; actress, starlet; lead, leading lady, leading man, star; coactor, costar; extra, spear-carrier, supernumerary, walk-on; monologuist (or monologist); prima donna, scene-stealer; double, understudy; comedian, farceur; tragedian, tragedienne; ape, aper, ham, imitator, impressionist, masker, masquerader, mime, mimic, pantomime, pantomimist, personator, poser; buffoon, clown, harlequin, stooge, zany Antonyms of actor nonactor

  2. 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 Synonyms of actor participant, partaker, participator, party, player, sharerWords Related to actor accessory (also accessary), aide, assistant, helper; colleague, partnerNear Antonyms of actor bystander, looker-on, observer, onlooker, spectator, watcher; wallflowerAntonyms of actor nonparticipant



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