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[fawrbz-rob-ert-suh n]
  1. Sir Johnston,1853–1937, English actor and theatrical manager.
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Historical Examples of forbes-robertson

  • In this scene, too, as in others, Forbes-Robertson makes it clear that that final tribute of Fortinbras was fairly won.

    Vanishing Roads and Other Essays

    Richard Le Gallienne

  • Forbes-Robertson is not merely a great Shakespearian actor; he is a great spiritual actor.

  • Forbes-Robertson is one of those artists who has chosen to bid farewell to his art while he is still indisputably its master.

  • The "leading man" of her company is Mr. Forbes-Robertson—a most talented person.

  • If Mr. Forbes-Robertson is reading a poorly-written part, it is hard to hear that the lines are, in themselves, not musical.