verb + adverb See parent entry: → walk
- (actor, player) (Theater)(Cinema)(before noun) walk-on part (Theater)
extra (masculine or feminine)papel (masculine) de figurante or comparsa(Cinema)
papel (masculine) de extraExample sentences
- If I could do things over again, I would go back and play a small part for Fellini or a walk-on for Bertolucci.
- Forrest Whitaker is his usual melancholic self: the butt of several jokes made by the sniper, while Katie Holmes' role, is more of a walk-on.
- Oh my god, it's hilarious, his best cameo/appearance since his walk-on in The Muse.
- Walls originally made the team as a walk-on, but he was awarded a scholarship this season.
- He went to Arizona State on an academic scholarship and made the team as a walk-on.
- He made the team as a walk-on and will leave it as one of its most successful offensive players in history.
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