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Princeton's WordNet

  1. performer, performing artistnoun

    an entertainer who performs a dramatic or musical work for an audience

Wiktionary

  1. performernoun

    One who performs for, or entertains, an audience.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Performernoun

    Etymology: from perform.

    The merit of service is seldom attributed to the true and exact performer. William Shakespeare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Performernoun

    one who performs, accomplishes, or fulfills; as, a good promiser, but a bad performer; especially, one who shows skill and training in any art; as, a performer of the drama; a performer on the harp

Freebase

  1. Performer

    The Performer Artisan is one of the 16 role variants of the Keirsey Temperament Sorter, a self-assessed personality questionnaire designed to help people better understand themselves. David Keirsey originally described the Performer role variant; however, a brief summary of the personality types described by Isabel Myers contributed to its development. Performers correlate with the ESFP Myers-Briggs type.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. performer

    One who has a right to do troglodyte stunts and who can do something else.

Editors Contribution

  1. performer

    A person who performs.

    The street performer was fresh, interesting and very skilled.


    Submitted by MaryC on March 17, 2020  

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'performer' in Nouns Frequency: #2855

Anagrams for performer »

  1. prereform

  2. reperform

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of performer in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of performer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of performer in a Sentence

  1. Ted Williams:

    Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.

  2. Chelsea Wolfe:

    The veil was a childlike way for me to feel like there was some sort of barrier between the audience and I when I first started playing shows, i wanted to hide. It helped, but I also wanted to overcome that and push myself to be a stronger person and performer.

  3. Ella Eyre:

    I've always been quite strong-willed and bull-headed about the way I wanted to be as an artist, taking songs was never an option for me because as a performer I want to translate the message and emotion that comes from that song, so if I haven't written it how am I supposed to understand it?

  4. Matthew Finn:

    We feel like they could more than satisfy their obligations in the event of an adverse outcome. It's been a strong performer but it's still extraordinarily inexpensive.

  5. The Belfast-born Branagh:

    Judi Dench both provides that emotional trigger, and has the mastery of the language, so it's the most comprehensive demolition of a foolish human being that one might imagine, when it's ... embodied by someone like Judi Dench you know you have a wonderful piece of dramatic writing embodied by a great performer and you hit the jackpot.

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