nounNorth American informal
An inferior actor or performer, especially one who uses a spurious black accent.
More example sentences
- Yet Streep stomps on them all like she's Godzilla, delivering one of the great hambone performances of our time.
- Pity the quality English actors who took double scale to do a movie that they hoped would make them more bankable and even the never-before-seen hambones who got paid in Skittles.
- You'll forget the hambone goofy stutter steps and the ‘grab my hand and I'll pull you up the cliff!’ clichés that stud its giant girth.
Definition of hambone in:
- The US English dictionary