actor, histrion, player, thespian, role player(noun)
a theatrical performer
histrion, fraud, imposter, pseudo, fake, faker, pretender, instrumentalist, pseud, role player, sham, musician, shammer, actor, participant, player, impostor, worker, thespian, doer
actor, doer, worker(noun)
a person who acts and gets things done
prole, player, role player, proletarian, doer, thespian, worker, actor, histrion
actor(noun)a person who performs in a theatrical play or film
actress, player, performer
actor(noun)one who acts; a doer
actor(noun)one who takes part in a situation
actor(noun)The entity that performs a role (in use case analysis).
English Synonyms and Antonyms
In strict philosophical usage, the prime mover or doer of an act is the agent. Thus we speak of man as a voluntary agent, a free agent. But in common usage, especially in business, an agent is not the prime actor, but only an instrument or factor, acting under orders or instructions. Compare CAUSE.
agent, doer, factor, instrument, means, mover, operator, performer, promoter
chief, inventor, originator, principal
An agent of the company for selling, etc.
Dictionary of English Synonymes
doer, operator, agent
player, performer, comedian, tragedian, stage-player
PPDB, the paraphrase database
List of paraphrases:
player, comedian, actress, agent, protagonist, performer, representative, actors, factor, stakeholder