Definition of James dean

1. Noun. United States film actor whose moody rebellious roles made him a cult figure (1931-1955).

Exact synonyms: Dean, James Byron Dean
Generic synonyms: Actor, Histrion, Player, Role Player, Thespian

Lexicographical Neighbors of James Dean

James Bond
James Bond villain
James Boswell
James Bowie
James Branch Cabell
James Buchanan
James Buchanan Brady
James Butler Hickock
James Byron Dean
James Cagney
James Clark Ross
James Clerk Maxwell
James Cleveland Owens
James Cook
James Crichton
James Dean
James Dewey Watson
James Douglas Morrison
James Earl Carter
James Earl Carter Jr.
James Edmund Scripps
James Edward Meade
James Fenimore Cooper
James Francis Thorpe
James Franck
James Garfield
James George Frazer
James Grover Thurber
James Hargreaves
James Harold Doolittle

Literary usage of James dean

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of by Ellery Bicknell Crane (1907)
"james dean, son of James and Sarah (Tisdale) Dean, married Sarah Packer and lived in Stoning- lon, Connecticut, had a large family of children. ..."

2. History of the State of Ohio by James Wickes Taylor (1854)
"INCIDENTS IN THE LIFE OF james dean. james dean, the founder of Westmoreland, New York, was no less active and influential than Samuel Kirkland, ..."

3. History of the Town of Stonington, County of New London, Connecticut, from by Richard Anson Wheeler (1900)
"Our Stonington records show that Mr. james dean, Sr., conveyed by deed to his ... The new deal was consummated mainly by james dean, the son of John Dean, ..."

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