from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Fields, Dorothy 1905-1974. American lyricist whose song credits include "On the Sunny Side of the Street” (1930) and "The Way You Look Tonight” (1936), which won an Academy Award.
- Fields, W.C. Originally William Claude Dukenfield. 1880-1946. American entertainer known for his raspy voice, bulbous nose, and sardonic disposition. His films include My Little Chickadee (1940) and Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941).
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- proper n. A surname.
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- n. United States comedian and film actor (1880-1946)
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