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Actor appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Rot can rob a born actor.
  • Rot can avoid a redialed Adelaide radio van actor.
  • But at a parrot cadet-like rats stare, kilted actor: rap at a tub.
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The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun actor:

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Fun fact! Until the 19th century the English word for actors was "hypocrites".

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Definition of the noun actor

What does actor mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: actors

  1. a theatrical performer
  2. a person who acts and gets things done

Film

"Actor", is a 1993 Iranian film directed by Mohsen Makhmalbaf. The film features Akbar Abdi as Akbar, Fatemeh Motamed-Aria as his wife, Simin, and Mahaya Petrosian as the gypsy girl. The film is a combination of fiction and reality since the leading character has the same name and occupation as the actor who portrays the role, while the details and events are fictional.

Characters

  1. Actor is a fictional character from the 2011 film Tent-show.
  2. Actor is a fictional character from the 2003 film Details.
  3. Actor is a fictional character from the 2014 film November Man.
  4. Actor is a fictional character from the 1943 film Orient Express.
  5. Actor is a fictional character from the film The Best Movie 2.
  6. Actor is a fictional character from the 1991 film/mini-serie Ålder okänd.
  7. Actor is a fiction character from the 2012 horror film Judge Ice.
  8. Actor is a fictional character from the 2010 film Snowmen.
  9. Actor is a fictional character from the 1925 film Jealousy.
  10. Actor is a fictional character from the 1972 film Go for a Take.
  11. Actor is a fictional character from the 2006 short comedy film Reaped.
  12. Actor is a fictional character from the 1969 film Jahan Pyar Mile.
  13. Actor is a fictional character from the 1967 film Jaal.
  14. Actor is a fictional character from the 1965 film Love 65.
  15. Actor is a fictional character from the 1963 film the prize.
  16. Actor is a fictional character from the film You'll Never Amount to Anything.
  17. Actor is a fictional character from the 1995 film Nothing Funny.
  18. Actor is a fictional character from the 2010 film How to Boil a Frog.
  19. Actor is a fictional character from the 1957 film Rani Rupmati.
  20. Actor is a fictional character from the 1949 film The Third Man.
  21. Actor is a fictional character from the 1918 film Night Music.
  22. Actor is a fictional film character.
  23. Actor is a fictional character from the 2011 film Oka!.
  24. Actor is a fictional character from the 1999 film Bade Dilwala.
  25. Actor is a fictional character from the 2013 film I Am I.
  26. Actor is a fictional character from the 2010 film Preacher's Kid.

There are other characters with in their name, like Lead Actor, Play Actor, Play-Actor, Fellow Actor, Fellow-Actor, Method Actor, Actor's Agent and Actor's Assistant.

Phrases with Actor

Phrases starting with the word Actor:

  1. actor's line
  2. actor's agent
  3. actor's assistant

Phrases ending with the word Actor:

  1. ham actor
  2. play-actor
  3. movie actor
  4. Voice Actor
  5. screen actor
  6. Graphium Actor
  7. Pamphila actor
  8. character actor
  9. Meenoplus Actor
  10. Lapaeumides Actor

Other phrases containing the word Actor:

  1. TIC (actor)
  2. ASLAM (actor)
  3. SHUBH (actor)
  4. VINIT (actor)
  5. Joe La Due (actor)
  6. John Detoro (actor)
  7. Bae Sung-Woo (actor)

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Actor

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Google previewAdvanced Information Systems Engineering Workshops (2012)

CAiSE 2012 International Workshops, Gdańsk, Poland, June 25-26, 2012, Proceedings by Marko Bajec, Johann Eder

Actor is an entity of the domain of interest that possesses strategic goals and can carry out actions that will fulfil those goals. It is a unit that...

Google previewFoundations of Social Theory (1994)

by James S. Coleman, James Samuel Coleman

The elementary actor is the wellspring of action, no matter how complex are the structures through which action takes place. For the theory of this book, the elementary actors as described so far constitute extraordinarily simplified abstractions ...

Google previewFourth European Conference on Artificial Life (1997)

by Phil Husbands, Inman Harvey

A reactive actor is a control entity whose behavior is based on the sensory information it receives from the environment. The system presented within this paper, RAVE (Reactive Actors in Virtual Environments), demonstrates the successful use ...

Google previewIntergovernmental Organisations and Security Sector Reform (2007)

by David Law

On the development side, the key actor is the UN Development Programme (UNDP), which has SSR- related ...

Google previewGoogle AdWords For Dummies (2011)

by Howie Jacobson, Joel McDonald, Kristie McDonald

The Mac actor is a hip young dude, whereas the PC actor is a pocket protector– wearing nerd who awkwardly stumbles and bumbles through life. If huge multinational companies develop personalities in the minds of consumers, your business, ...

Google previewExploratory Social Network Analysis with Pajek (2011)

by Wouter de Nooy, Andrej Mrvar, Vladimir Batagelj

Concept Description Section Actor Actor refers to a person, organization, or nation that is involved in a social relation. Hence, an actor is a vertex in a social network. 1.3 Acyclic network ...

Google previewActor, Situation and Normative Pattern (2010)

An Essay in the Theory of Social Action by Talcott Parsons

Similarly, we may speak of the theory of action as always concerned with one or more such basic units of reference, human individuals, who, in this context, will be called “actors.” 2 The actor is a complex system, but can nevertheless, like the ...

Google previewAfter Midnight (1998)

The Life and Death of Brad Davis by Susan Bluestein Davis, Hillary De vries

"A good actor is a good actor is a good actor" was always ...

Google previewThe Routledge Companion to Actors' Shakespeare (2012)

by John Russell Brown

The actor is the instrument for playing Shakespeare. That is a very intimate relationship; whatever else may be going on, ultimately the actor is the one who has to go on stage in front of everyone and speak, make sense of, and embody what ...

Google previewA Theory of Local Entrepreneurship in the Knowledge Economy (2008)

by Pierre-Andr‰ Julien

The second actor is the organization or the firm,anecessary complement for the entrepreneur, and the subject of Chapter 4. The book examines the strategy, controlled by the entrepreneur, to increase the firm's knowledge and expertise, and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Parallel Computing (2011)

by David Padua

An actor may be viewed as an object augmented with its own control, a mailbox, and a globally unique, immutable name A A Client Client Client File : File : “open” . Create msg State State Methods Mailbox Methods State Mailbox Methods ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica Almanac 2010 (2010)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.

Bacall Bob Dylan Charlton Heston FIELD playwright, lyricist composer opera singer actress soul musician actor actress violinist choreographer singer actress singer, dancer, entertainer violinist choreographer dancer, choreographer actor, ...

Google previewAn Encyclopedic Dictionary of Women in Early American Films (2014)

1895-1930 by Denise Lowe

Cleo Madison director/actor Frances Marion writer/director/actor Sarah Y. Mason writer June Mathis writer Lucille McVey writer/director/actor Bess Meredyth writer/ director Jane Murfin writer/director Mary Murillo writer Alla Nazimova ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology (1999)

Volume 41 - Supplement 26 - Application of Bayesan Belief Networks to Highway Construction to Virtual Reality Software and Technology by Allen Kent, James G. Williams

the actor ...

Google previewAdvances in Generative Lexicon Theory (2012)

by James Pustejovsky, Pierrette Bouillon, Hitoshi Isahara, Kyoko Kanzaki, Chungmin Lee

ACTOR UNDERGOER —————————————> <———— ———————————— Arg of DO 1st arg of 1st arg of 2nd arg of Arg of state do ́ (x,...

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Small photo of VENICE, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 01: Actor Michael Fassbender attends the premiere of 'The Light Between Oceans' during the 73rd Venice Film Festival on September 1, 2016 in Venice, Italy.Small photo of VENICE, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 01: Actor Michael Fassbender attends the premiere of 'The Light Between Oceans' during the 73rd Venice Film Festival on September 1, 2016 in Venice, Italy.Small photo of VENICE, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 05: Actor Brando Pacitto attends the premiere of 'Piuma' during the 73rd Venice Film Festival on September 5, 2016 in Venice, Italy.Small photo of SAO PAULO,AUGUST 01, 2016: Actor Rodrigo Santoro attends the Sao Paulo city premiere of "Ben-Hur" at Cinepolis TheaterSmall photo of SAO PAULO,AUGUST 01, 2016: Actor Rodrigo Santoro attends the Sao Paulo city premiere of "Ben-Hur" at Cinepolis Theater.Small photo of SAO PAULO,AUGUST 01, 2016: Actor Rodrigo Santoro attends the Sao Paulo city premiere of "Ben-Hur" at Cinepolis Theater.Small photo of SAO PAULO,AUGUST 01, 2016: Actor Jack Huston attends the Sao Paulo city premiere of "Ben-Hur" at Cinepolis Theater. More...

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Quotes about Actor

I enjoy being a highly overpaid actor. (Roger Moore)
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Scrabble value of A1C3T1O1R1

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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