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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The part that an actor takes in a play. Also: A position, function, or behavior of a person in real life.

Usage examples (33)
  • The role of a writer is not to say what we all can say, but what we are unable to say.
  • Play its role
  • What is your role on the team?
  • Her other London credits include the title role in for more
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