follow Dictionary.com

Why turkey has the same name as Turkey

body double

1.
a person whose body is shown in a movie or TV show in substitution for a leading actor, especially in a nude scene.
See also double (def 19).
Origin
1990-95
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for body double

body double

noun
1.
(films) a person who substitutes for a star for the filming of a scene that involves shots of the body rather than the face
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Click to see easier and harder words for body double

Word Value for body

10
10
Scrabble Words With Friends