ALL meanings of actant

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  • noun actant (in valency grammar) a noun phrase functioning as the agent of the main verb of a sentence 3
  • noun actant (in literary theory) a person, creature, or object playing any of a set of active roles in a narrative. 1
  • noun actant (linguistics) Any of the participants, such as the subject or object, in a grammatical clause. 0
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