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

  • Fonda, Henry 1905-1982. American actor noted for his portrayal of decent, down-to-earth individuals in films such as The Grapes of Wrath (1940) and On Golden Pond (1981), for which he won an Academy Award. His daughter Jane (born 1937) won an Academy Award for Klute (1971) and Coming Home (1978).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Spain and Spanish-speaking countries, a hotel, inn, tavern or boarding-house.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. United States film actor (1905-1982)
  • n. United States film actress and daughter of Henry Fonda (born in 1937)


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