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plural actors, feminine actress, or (nonstandard) actoress
(obsolete, law) Someone who institutes a legal suit; a plaintiff or complainant.
(obsolete) Someone acting on behalf of someone else; a guardian.
Someone or something that takes part in some action; a doer, an agent. quotations examples
A person who acts a part in a theatrical play or (later) in film or television; a dramatic performer. quotations examples
(obsolete, Ancient Rome) An advocate or proctor in civil courts or causes.
(grammar) The subject performing the action of a verb. examples
(software engineering) The entity that performs a role (in use case analysis). examples