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Noun
A performer who understudies
“It's a bit like the old fairy tale of an understudy in the theatre getting their chance when the real lead falls ill and given the opportunity commands the stage.”
Noun
One ranked below, and typically employed to assist, a senior person
Noun
Dependent, pupil
Noun
Secondary role player
Noun
Person who does stunts for an actor
Noun
Small acting part
Noun
An actor or player
Noun
Person who is learning something
Noun
A person who assists, guides, or provides a service
Verb
Temporarily act or speak on behalf of someone else
Verb
To take the place of
Adjective
An extra player who is a possible substitute in a team
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