Definition of portrayer in English:


Pronunciation /pôrˈtrāər/ /pɔrˈtreɪər/


See portray

‘I suppose Olympic swimmer Johnny Weissmuller was the ichiban Tarzan portrayer and Maureen O'Sullivan with prototypical Jane.’
  • ‘One of filmdom's most popular portrayers of British secret agent ‘007,’ is in Indonesia, but not to film a new James Bond movie.’
  • ‘Local stations received additional support, as all winners joined the George Washington portrayer in taping a public service announcement which was then sent to local affiliates.’
  • ‘The portrayal eclipses the portrayer, which is always a good sign.’