a person who acts in stage plays, motion pictures, television broadcasts, etc.
a person who does something; participant.
- non·ac·tor, noun
Other definitions for Actor (2 of 2)
a brother of King Augeas, sometimes believed to be the father, by Molione, of Eurytus and Cteatus.
- Compare Moliones.
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British Dictionary definitions for actor
a person who acts in a play, film, broadcast, etc
informal a person who puts on a false manner in order to deceive others (often in the phrase bad actor)
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