Definition of 'walk-on'

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Distancing himself might be wiser, but playing only a walk-on in this would not be a clever career move. Thomas, Craig THE LAST RAVEN (2002)Our little drama has given Pat a walk-on part in his own childhood. Tony Parsons MAN AND WIFE (2002)Pity I never took a look in that office... "Truscott was like a walk-on player who'd missed a leading role by too early an exit. Meek, M R D A WORM OF DOUBT (2002)He blamed her for their getting married and taking his mind off staying in shape so he could try out at some school as a walk-on. Elmore Leonard WHEN THE WOMEN COME OUT TO DANCE (2002)

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Translations for 'walk-on'

British English: walk-on ADJECTIVE
A walk-on part in a play or film is a very small part which usually does not involve any speaking.
He and his family have walk-on parts in the latest film.
  • American English: walk-on
  • Brazilian Portuguese: de figurante
  • Chinese: 跑龙套
  • European Spanish: de extra
  • French: de figurantN
  • German: Statisten-
  • Italian: da comparsa
  • Japanese: 端役
  • Korean: 단역
  • European Portuguese: de figurante
  • Latin American Spanish: de extra


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