Meaning of “walk-on part” in the English Dictionary

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"walk-on part" in British English

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walk-on partnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈwɔːk.ɒn ˌpɑːt/ us /ˈwɑːk.ɑːn ˌpɑːrt/ also walk-on

A walk-on part in a play is a very small part in which the actor is on the stage for a short time and speaks very few or no words.

(Definition of “walk-on part” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)