[ pwah-tyey, pwah-tyey ]
/ pwɑˈtyeɪ, ˈpwɑ tyeɪ /
Sidney,born 1927, U.S. actor and director.
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Examples from the Web for poitier
“He was the complete opposite of her,” said Poitier, the wife of actor Sidney Poitier.
For Boatwright and Poitier, who spoke with Mengers nearly every day, the loss will be profound.
Added Poitier, “She was a tough cookie with a heart of gold.”