from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Trumbo, Dalton 1905-1976. American screenwriter who was blacklisted and imprisoned for his refusal to participate in Sen. Joseph McCarthy's anti-Communist investigations. His screenplays include Spartacus (1960) and The Fixer (1968).
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- n. United States screenwriter who was blacklisted and imprisoned for refusing to cooperate with congressional investigations of communism in America (1905-1976)
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