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Role

n.1.A part, or character, performed by an actor in a drama; hence, a part of function taken or assumed by any one; as, he has now taken the rôle of philanthropist.
Title rôle
the part, or character, which gives the title to a play, as the part of Hamlet in the play of that name.
Noun1.Rolerole - the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group; "the function of a teacher"; "the government must do its part"; "play its role"
Synonyms: function, office, part
2.role - an actor's portrayal of someone in a play; "she played the part of Desdemona"
3.role - what something is used for; "the function of an auger is to bore holes"; "ballet is beautiful but what use is it?"
Synonyms: function, purpose, use
4.role - normal or customary activity of a person in a particular social setting; "what is your role on the team?"
actor, antagonist, antihero, bit, bit part, capacity, cast, character, condition, cue, duty, end use, fat part, feeder, heavy, hero, heroine, immediate purpose, impersonation, ingenue, job, lead, lead role, leading lady, leading man, leading woman, lines, office, operation, operational purpose, person, personage, piece, place, position, post, protagonist, province, purpose, quality, relation, responsibility, side, situation, soubrette, status, straight part, supporting character, supporting role, title role, ultimate purpose, use, villain, walk-on, walking part, work
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Browse
Roint
Roist
Roister
Roisterer
Roisterly
Rokambole
Roke
Rokeage
Rokelay
Roky
Rolaids
Roland de Lassus
Rolando's area
Rolando's fissure
ROLAP
ROLC
-- Role --
Role d'equipage
role model
role player
roleplay
roleplaying
Rolf
Roll
roll around
roll call
roll down
roll film
roll in
roll in the hay
Roll latten
roll of tobacco
roll off
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