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Line breaks: ac|tress
Pronunciation: /ˈaktrɪs

Definition of actress in English:


A female actor.
Example sentences
  • Each one of the actors and actresses assuming the roles of the cats are tremendously talented singers and dancers.
  • The talents of actors and actresses have contributed much towards the artistic power of the film.
  • Budding actors and actresses are being hunted by producers of a new movie due to be filmed in East Lancashire.


See actor (usage)

Words that rhyme with actress


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