Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
noun pl. stuntmen
Film, TV a person with specialized physical skills who takes the place of an actor in scenes involving risky or hazardous activity
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A man who substitutes for a performer in scenes requiring physical daring or involving physical risk.