(1909-2003) one of America's greatest film and theatre actresses, known for appearing as strong, brave, and determined characters. She often worked with Spencer Tracy, with whom she had a romantic relationship for many years. Her films include The Philadephia Story (1940), The African Queen (1951), Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967) and On Golden Pond (1981).
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.
Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.