Thesaurus > Related Words: actor

  Words related to actor

Related / Similar Words: histrion, player, thespian, role player, doer, worker

 

Definition:
  • a theatrical performer;
  • a person who acts and gets things done; "he''s a principal actor in this affair"; "when you want something done get a doer"; "he''s a miracle worker";

  •  
    Hyponyms: actress, barnstormer, playactor, play-actor, trouper, character actor, comedian, ham, ham actor, heavy, ingenue, leading man, mime, mimer, mummer, pantomimer, pantomimist, plant, scene-stealer, screen actor, movie actor, star, principal, lead, supernumerary, spear carrier, extra, tragedian, understudy, standby, upstager, walk-on, Allen, Woody Allen, Allen Stewart Konigsberg, Astaire, Fred Astaire, Barrymore, Maurice Barrymore, Herbert Blythe, Lionel Barrymore, John Barrymore, Bogart, Humphrey Bogart, Humphrey DeForest Bogart, Booth, John Wilkes Booth, Burbage, Richard Burbage, Burton, Richard Burton, Cagney, Jimmy Cagney, James Cagney, Chevalier, Maurice Chevalier, Cooper, Gary Cooper, Frank Cooper, Coward, Noel Coward, Sir Noel Pierce Coward, Crosby, Bing Crosby, Harry Lillis Crosby, Dean, James Dean, James Byron Dean, De Niro, Robert De Niro, Depardieu, Gerard Depardieu, Drew, John Drew, Fairbanks, Douglas Fairbanks, Douglas Elton Fairbanks, Julius Ullman, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Fonda, Henry Fonda, Gable, Clark Gable, William Clark Gable, Garrick, David Garrick, Gibson, Mel Gibson, Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson, Gielgud, Sir John Gielgud, Arthur John Gielgud, Grant, Cary Grant, Granville-Barker, Harley Granville-Barker, Guinness, Alec Guinness, Sir Alec Guinness, Hanks, Tom Hanks, Thomas J. Hanks, Harrison, Rex Harrison, Sir Rex Harrison, Reginald Carey Harrison, Heming, Hemminge, John Heming, John Hemminge, Hoffman, Dustin Hoffman, Hopkins, Anthony Hopkins, Sir Anthony Hopkins, Sir Anthony Philip Hopkins, Howard, Leslie Howard, Leslie Howard Stainer, Jolson, Al Jolson, Asa Yoelson, Karloff, Boris Karloff, William Henry Pratt, Kean, Edmund Kean, Keaton, Buster Keaton, Joseph Francis Keaton, Kelly, Gene Kelly, Eugene Curran Kelly, Laughton, Charles Laughton, Lee, Bruce Lee, Lee Yuen Kam, Lemmon, Jack Lemmon, John Uhler, Lloyd, Harold Lloyd, Harold Clayton Lloyd, Lorre, Peter Lorre, Laszlo Lowestein, Lugosi, Bela Lugosi, Bela Ferenc Blasko, Lunt, Alfred Lunt, Marshall, E. G. Marshall, Martin, Steve Martin, Mason, James Mason, James Neville Mason, Mitchum, Robert Mitchum, Moore, Dudley Moore, Dudley Stuart John Moore, Newman, Paul Newman, Olivier, Laurence Olivier, Sir Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier of Birghton, O'Toole, Peter O'Toole, Peter Seamus O'Toole, Poitier, Sidney Poitier, Redford, Robert Redford, Charles Robert Redford, Richardson, Ralph Richardson, Sir Ralph David Richardson, Robinson, Edward G. Robinson, Edward Goldenberg Robinson, Scott, George C. Scott, Sellers, Peter Sellers, Sinatra, Frank Sinatra, Francis Albert Sinatra, Skinner, Otis Skinner, Stanislavsky, Konstantin Stanislavsky, Konstantin Sergeyevich Stanislavsky, Konstantin Sergeevich Alekseev, Stewart, Jimmy Stewart, James Maitland Stewart, Stroheim, Erich von Stroheim, Tracy, Spencer Tracy, Tree, Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree, Ustinov, Sir Peter Ustinov, Peter Alexander Ustinov, Wayne, John Wayne, Duke Wayne, Welles, Orson Welles, George Orson Welles, demon, eager beaver, busy bee, live wire, sharpie, sharpy, energizer, energiser, vitalizer, vitaliser, animator, go-getter, whizz-kid, whiz-kid, ball of fire, man of action, man of deeds, powerhouse, human dynamo, fireball

     

    Derivational Morphology: act, play, roleplay, playact, represent, work, do, perform, execute

     

    Anagrams: Croat

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: aktor   Bosnian: glumac  
    Croatian: glumac   Estonian: näitleja  
    Finnish: näyttelijä and tekijä   French: acteur and faiseur  
    German: Handelnde and Schauspieler   Greek: ηθοποιός  
    Hebrew: שחקן   Hungarian: cselekvő and színész  
    Icelandic: leikari   Italian: attore  
    Japanese: 俳優   Latin: actor  
    Maltese: attur   Polish: aktor  
    Portuguese: actor   Romanian: actor  
    Russian: актёр and деятель   Slovak: herec and činiteľ  
    Slovenian: igralec   Spanish: actor  
    Swedish: skådespelare   Telugu: నటుడు  
     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Feature Word
     
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z