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1. actress

noun. ['ˈæktrəs'] a female actor.

Synonyms

  • player
  • starlet
  • histrion
  • role player
  • tragedienne
  • leading lady
  • actor

Etymology

  • -ess (English)
  • -esse (French)
  • actor (English)
  • actor (Latin)

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Rhymes with Actress

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Sentences with actress


1. Noun, singular or mass
When you land your first audition with a casting professional, your little actress will undoubtedly be nervous.

Quotes about actress


1. My dad was a very funny man - he's the one who taught me life would be awfully hard without humor! I'm sure his Irish wit in some way influenced my decision to become an actress.
- Joan Cusack

2. As an actor, I'm attracted to drama; as a director, it's humor - because it's the story of my life, and I can't be that serious about it. Being alone is a big theme in all my movies, both as a director and as an actress.
- Jodie Foster

3. Personality is the most important thing to an actress's success.
- Mae West

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