Share this entry

Share this page

Crawford, Joan

Line breaks: Joan Craw|ford
Pronunciation: /ˈkrɔːfəd
 
/

Definition of Crawford, Joan in English:

( Circa 1904–77), American actress; born Lucille le Sueur. Her film career lasted for over forty years, during which she played the female lead in films such as Mildred Pierce (1945) and in later years mature roles such as that in the horror film Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962).

Definition of Crawford, Joan in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day cumbersome
Pronunciation: ˈkʌmbəs(ə)m
adjective
large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry…