a man who substitutes for an actor in scenes requiring hazardous or acrobatic feats.
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How to use stunt man in a sentence
Some might want to be the star, others to direct, but it takes a special breed to want to risk life and limb as a stuntman.Amateur Stuntmen, the iPhone 6, and More Viral Videos | Jack Holmes | August 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In 2008, Connery revealed in an interview that Fleming had called him an “over-developed stuntman.”The Week in Nostalgia: ‘Tonight Show’ Turns 51, Cartoon Network Turns 21 & More (VIDEO) | Chancellor Agard | October 6, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
A stuntman in a fire suit, gooey with fire repellant, naturally.
When it was time to shoot, the assistant director brought in a stuntman for the scene.Roger Corman: My Nine Most Memorable Films, From ‘The Trip’ to ‘Battle Beyond the Stars’ | Roger Corman | December 16, 2011 | THE DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for stuntman
a person who performs dangerous acts in a film, television programme, etc in place of an actor
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