[ buh-las-koh ]

  1. David, 1854–1931, U.S. playwright, actor, and producer.

Words Nearby Belasco Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Belasco in a sentence

  • Check it out at the Belasco Theatre before it closes August 17.

    The Best Plays on Broadway | Marina Watts | May 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
  • Master of theatrical trick and device that he is, none the less David Belasco could learn lessons at our camouflaging plant.

    The Glory of The Coming | Irvin S. Cobb
  • Still more we have feared that somebody would impel us into a corner and point out the real David Belasco.

    Pieces of Hate | Heywood Broun
  • Signor Belasco was compelled to have several teeth pulled out, and complained of swollen gums.

    The Mapleson Memoirs, vol II | James H. Mapleson
  • A Belasco couldn't have more carefully stage-managed the first meeting between Percy and Olga.

    The Prairie Wife | Arthur Stringer
  • Augustus Thomas and David Belasco are two dramatists who would rob no layman of his illusions.

    The Footlights Fore and Aft | Channing Pollock