a performer in a play, motion picture, etc., who by charm, talent, or artifice, draws most of the audience's attention, often away from the leading performers.
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- scene dock,
- scene master,
- scenic railway,
- scenic reserve,
Origin of scene-stealer
First recorded in 1945–50
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