ten percenter

or ten-per·cent·er


noun Informal.

an agent, especially an actor's agent, whose fee is 10 percent of a client's salary.

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Origin of ten percenter

1900–05; ten percent + -er1
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Example sentences from the Web for ten percenter

  • "Zelda was my best flesh act," interrupted Arnold Wilson Wyle, a ten-percenter whom video had saved from alimony jail.

    At the Post|Horace Leonard Gold