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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Chaplin, Sir Charles Spencer Known as "Charlie.” 1889-1977. British-born actor, director, and producer who gained fame for his role as a tramp in baggy trousers and a bowler hat. His productions include The Kid (1921), The Gold Rush (1925), and City Lights (1931).

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  • proper n. A surname.

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  • n. English comedian and film maker; portrayed a downtrodden little man in baggy pants and bowler hat (1889-1977)

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