- [C]女演员 a woman who acts in plays, films or television programmes
a female actor
- The actress received numerous floral tributes.
- Her success as an actress was now assured.
- She has romantic notions about becoming a famous actress.
- The actress is walking at a brisk pace.
- The actress exited in a graceful way.
- The young actress was given a minor part in the new play.
- The air was full of emotion when the aging actress made her final appearance on stage.