actornoun [C]uk /ˈæk.tər/ us /ˈæk.tɚ/ (female also actress)
- He is certainly the finest actor in Hollywood today.
- As an actor he could communicate a whole range of emotions.
- Tributes have been pouring in from all over the world for the famous actor who died yesterday.
- Hamlet was played by Romania's leading actor, Ion Caramitrou.
- He made his reputation as an actor playing villains.