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"Oscar" in British English

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Oscarnoun [C]

uk   /ˈɒs.kər/  us   /ˈɑː.skɚ/ trademark
one of a set of ​prizes given each ​year in the US to the ​bestfilm, the ​bestmale and ​femaleactor in any ​film, and to other ​peopleinvolved in the ​production of ​films: The ​moviewon Oscars forbestcostumes and ​bestscreenplay in this year's ​awards. The Oscar ceremonytakesplace in ​March every ​year.
(Definition of Oscar from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Oscar" in American English

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Oscarnoun [C]

 us   /ˈɑs·kər/ trademark
an ​AcademyAward: He ​won an Oscar for ​bestsupportingactor.
(Definition of Oscar from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Oscar”
in Chinese (Simplified) 奥斯卡金像奖…
in Turkish Oskar Ödülü…
in Russian премия Оскар…
in Chinese (Traditional) 奧斯卡金像獎…
in Polish Oskar…
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