Definitions for actressˈæk trɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ac•tress*ˈæk trɪs(n.)

  1. a woman who acts in stage plays, motion pictures, etc., esp. professionally.

    Category: Showbiz, Usage Note

* Usage: See -ess.

Origin of actress:

1580–90

Princeton's WordNet

  1. actress(noun)

    a female actor

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. actress(noun)ˈæk trɪs

    a woman who performs in plays, films, etc.

    a well-known actress

Wiktionary

  1. actress(Noun)

    A female doer or "actor" (in a general sense).

  2. actress(Noun)

    A female actor on the stage or in films.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Actress(noun)

    a female actor or doer

  2. Actress(noun)

    a female stageplayer; a woman who acts a part

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'actress' in Nouns Frequency: #2541

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