Definition of stuntman noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈstʌntmæn//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈstʌntmæn//
(pl. stuntmen
BrE BrE//ˈstʌntmen//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈstʌntmen//
Film people
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a man whose job is to do dangerous things in place of an actor in a film/movie, etc.; a man who does dangerous things in order to entertain people Wordfinderactor, audition, body double, cameo, cast, play, role, star, stuntman, understudy More Like This Masculine, feminine and ungendered form anchorman/​anchorwoman, assemblyman/​assemblywoman, businessman/​businesswoman/​businessperson, actor/​actress, cameraman/​camerawoman, chairman/​chairwoman/​chair, congressman/​congresswoman, nobleman/​noblewoman, patrolman/​patrolwoman, policeman/​policewoman/​police officer, salesman/​saleswoman/​salesperson, spokesman/​spokeswoman/​spokesperson, sportsman/​sportswoman/​sportsperson, stuntman/​stuntwoman, waiter/​waitress/​waitperson, weatherman/​weathergirlSee worksheet. See related entries: Film people
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